Newmont Selects GuardVant Technology for Fatigue Monitoring and Collision Avoidance

TUCSON, Ariz., – Newmont Ghana has selected Guardvant’s fatigue monitoring, proximity detection and collision avoidance systems for its operating gold mines Akyem and Ahafo. By combining these safety technologies, Newmont expects a decrease in safety incidents and operating costs as well as an increase in equipment availability. Operator fatigue and close proximity areas of reduced operator…Read more

Guardvant Opens 24/7 Operations Center

TUCSON, Ariz., – June 29, 2016 — Guardvant announces the official opening of the 24/7 operations center for OpGuard customers. The monitoring center provides customers with active monitoring of system performance, classification of fatigue and distraction events, and reporting for stakeholders. “While Guardvant has offered this service in the past on a case-by-case basis, it…Read more

OpGuard Helps Goldcorp Prevent Fatigue-Related Accidents

TUCSON, Ariz., – January 4, 2016 — Guardvant’s OpGuard Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System has been credited with helping Goldcorp’s Los Filos mine eliminate fatigue-related accidents. During the first six months of operation OpGuard recorded nearly 20,000 fatigue events in more than 150,000 operating hours. Through the use of OpGuard’s in-cab monitoring and audio…Read more

Guardvant Wins Innovator of the Year

Guardvant was honored with the Innovator of Year – Small Company award at the Arizona Technology Council’s 2015 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) Awards. Guardvant was recognized for its innovative fatigue-monitoring technology that improves the safety of mining operations worldwide.  The GCOI is held annually and recognizes one company in each of three categories: Start-up,…Read more

Guardvant Honored with Southern Arizona Manufacturer of the Year Award

At the 2015 Southern Arizona Tech + Business Expo hosted by the Arizona Technology Council, Guardvant was recognized as the 2015 Southern Arizona Manufacturer of the Year, in the Five Years in Business or Less category. Guardvant has shown significant growth since its beginning in 2010, and has had a positive impact on the mining world…Read more

Guardvant is Finalist in Governor’s Celebration of Innovation

Guardvant is a finalist for the Innovator of the Year Award (Small Company category) in this year’s Governor’s Celebration of Innovation (GCOI).  An annual event for the Arizona Technology Council, the GCOI honors technology leaders and innovators from across the state.  The event will be held on November 12, 2015 and the winners will be…Read more

Guardvant Announces Sean Perry to Lead APAC Regional Office

TUCSON, Ariz., – July 8, 2015 — Guardvant, Inc., a provider of innovative mining safety technology, is pleased to announce that Sean Perry has joined Guardvant to lead sales and technical support in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. Perry is located in New South Wales, Australia and brings a wealth of mining operations and…Read more

ProxGuard GPS Helps South African Mines Comply with New Safety Regulations

TUCSON, Ariz., – June 18, 2015 — Guardvant, Inc., a global leader of innovative mining technology, has released the ProxGuard GPS Collision Avoidance System to address new requirements in South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources, Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996 (Act. No 29 of 1996). ProxGuard GPS provides 360-degree collision avoidance protection around vehicles…Read more

Goldcorp Los Filos Selects Guardvant’s OpGuard System

World’s largest gold miner by market capitalization invests in fatigue monitoring to keep its employees safe TUCSON, Ariz., – February 10, 2015 — Guardvant, Inc., a provider of innovative mining technology has completed deployment of OpGuard, Operator Fatigue and Alertness Monitoring System, at Goldcorp’s Los Filos mine in southern Mexico. Goldcorp is the world’s largest…Read more