Map Into the Void

For many mine sites around the world, the juxtaposition of a modern, open pit site with historic underground workings raises concerns of a potentially catastrophic hazard such as ground instability caused by the presence of old cavities underneath current mining operations. It is often the case that very little reliable mapping data survives from historic […] ...

Carlson Introduces the New VS+ Stope Surveying System

MAYSVILLE, Kentucky, U.S.A. (November 2019) — Carlson Software has just released its new Void Scanner+ (VS+), a fully wireless surveying system designed to be used for underground surveying. The system is an upgraded model of Carlson’s standard Void Scanner. Engineered to scan in extreme environments, the ruggedized VS+ system is designed to be deployed into […] ...