epirocEpiroc introduced an update to its Rig Control System (RCS). The new version, RCS 4.20, includes a range of general improvements and features such as Time Usage Model, Real Time Data and AutoDrill optimizations, the company reported.

Time Usage Model allows for improved tracking of asset utilization against targets, which will help drive continuous improvement. Upgrades to AutoDrill bring advanced opportunities for automation. Real Time Data enables unprecedented data capture abilities to gather insights and help mines make quicker decisions.

Epiroc reported the routine software release raises the ceiling on operational excellence.