mining automation

Mining Industry Automation Case Examples

Comco is a leading provider of professional services, solutions, and equipment tailored to the mining industry. Specializing in electrical, control, and instrumentation engineering services, particularly in potash and uranium mining, Comco offers end-to-end solutions from concept to commissioning. Their expertise extends to CSA certified electrical and control panels, process control systems, and Design-Build projects in collaboration with installation contractors. Recent projects include supplying junction boxes for BHP’s Jansen potash mine and implementing control systems for Denison Mines’ Wheeler River uranium mine. Comco’s commitment to quality and innovation makes them a trusted partner in advancing mining operations.

BHP’s Jansen potash mine

Supply of junction boxes and communication panels for stage 1 of BHP’s Jansen potash mine.

Denison Mines’ Wheeler River in-situ-recovery uranium mine

Design, supply and implementation of the complete control system for Denison Mines’ Wheeler River in-situ-recovery uranium mine project in northern Saskatchewan.

Rio Tinto’s Kitimat plant

Electrical, control and instrumentation engineering, programming and equipment supply for the alumina conveyor replacement project at Rio Tinto’s Kitimat plant in British Columbia.

Cameco’s McArthut River underground uranium mine

PLC and communication panel supply for an electrical substation upgrade project at Cameco’s McArthut River underground uranium mine in northern Saskatchewan.

Saskatchewan Potash Mines

Supply of junction boxes, control panels, VFD and motor starter panels for various potash mines in Saskatchewan, including Nutrien, Mosaic and K+S.

Case Studies

If you’re looking for specifics, the case studies will give you an in-depth look at some of the work we’ve completed for our clients. These success stories highlight how Comco can create custom solutions that work with your existing technology stack for any industry.