Lihir goes LTE

TELSTRA Mining Services has implemented Papua New Guinea’s first 4G long-term evolution mobile network at Newcrest Mining’s Lihir gold mine.

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Newcrest Mining has beefed up communications at Lihir with a private LTE network.

The beefed up communications system, set up as a private LTE network, will allow more extensive use of current and future mining applications such as tele-remote and autonomous systems.