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Geology Specific Solution Sets Optimizing Operations in Canada and Australia


The DataCloud Platform empowers mine operators to understand their resource at a granular level during drill and blast operations.

Jan 23, 2018 – Seattle, WA – In order to offer our clients an operational advantage in grade control and extraction efforts we have released our geology specific solution sets. DataCloud’s industry experts designed them to reduce operating pain points for three of the mining industry’s largest markets: iron ore, metallurgical coal, and base metals. With these insights, mines are more efficiently separating ore from waste, lowering coal loss percentages, and improving fragmentation profiles.”.... » Read More

DataCloud Covered in XConomy on the Company’s Plans to Execute with Recent $4M in Fundraising


DataCloud, a developer of sensors and software to help guide mine operators’ decision-making around drilling and blasting, has raised $4 million in new financing to support the Seattle-based startup’s continued growth

Dec 14, 2018 – Seattle, WA – The company’s platform combines cloud-based software with connected sensors that are attached to drills and collect data as blast holes are drilled into the subsurface. DataCloud’s software analyzes information gathered by the sensors, which can measure and detect things like density, faults, and fractures. Once this analysis is complete, users get back what Thor Kallestad, the startup’s co-founder and CEO, calls “real-time orebody imaging and knowledge.”.... » Read More

The Results are In. RHINO™ Knows the Rock!


DataCloud's RHINO™ Sensors are Delivering Real-Time, High-Resolution Orebody Knowledge

Nov 1, 2018 – Seattle, WA – Over the past few months, DataCloud has been rolling out RHINO™ sensors in a variety of geologies, primarily in Australia and Canada. The results have been phenomenal. DataCloud has three proven applications of RHINO™... » Read More

CEO, Thor Kallestad, Speaks Openly on Two Panels at Seattle StartUp Week


Every year Seattle Startup Week brings local tech focused businesses together to share their experiences with the next startup generation.

October 10, 2018 – Seattle, WA –This year, DataCloud's CEO, Thor Kallestad, speaks openly on two panels. The first, "If You Build it They WONT Come", not everything goes to plan, how thinking around corners can impact your business development, either from sales or not making mistakes to start. And, "StartUps are Hard", let's face it, creating and scaling a startup is hard, we've assembled a panel of startup founders and executives to share their wisdom... » Read More

DataCloud Opens Office in Perth, Western Australia to Support its Growing Operations


Running this new branch is Tamer Eid, DataCloud's President of the Australia and Asia regions.

August 20, 2018 – Seattle, WA – DataCloud, the leading real-time geoscience technology company serving the global mining industry, today opened an office in Perth, Western Australia to accommodate client demand in the region. DataCloud’s impressive lineup of subsurface measurement sensors and supporting software coincides with the growing demand for smart-mining tools in the Pilbara... » Read More

DataCloud Launches Real-Time Geoscience Technology Platform that Enables Substantial Improvements in Mining Productivity and Profitability


MinePortal™ is a cloud-based “Earth Model” platform providing real-time management and analysis of drill data, geologic models, rock properties, and ore/waste boundaries

May 29, 2018 – Seattle, WA – DataCloud, the leading real-time geoscience technology company serving the global mining industry, today launched MinePortal™, a cloud-based “Earth Model” platform for real-time management and analysis of rock data that enables mining companies to dramatically improve productivity while increasing profitability... » Read More

CEO, Thor Kallestad, Appears on Mining Technology Partner Podcast


Listen to see how high-resolution (1cm) rock properties stream from the drill to any device!

May 10, 2018 – Seattle, WA – DataCloud´s CEO Thor Kallestad discusses the incredible cost reducing and profit increasing advantages for mine operators through the use of cutting edge technology. By simply unleashing IoT Sensors and AI platforms on drills during production, mines can easily access real-time information to optimize mineral extraction.... » Read More
   

DataCloud Launches Breakthrough Technology Solution Creating Step-Change Productivity and Profitability Improvements for Mine Operators Worldwide


DataCloud’s RHINO™ Geoscience Logging Tool Uses IoT Sensors and Seismic-While-Drilling Techniques to Enable Differential Blasting, Significantly Improving Fragmentation Profiles

May 2, 2018 – Seattle, WA – DataCloud, the geosciences technology innovator that enables mining companies to master the subsurface and drive profitable growth, today announced that it is launching RHINO™, a breakthrough geosciences logging tool designed for the global mining industry. RHINO™ uses advanced Internet of Things (IoT) sensors, seismic-while-drilling (SWD) techniques, and artificial intelligence (AI) to measure previously unavailable rock properties in real-time... » Read More