Positioning and monitoring for open cast mines

The RealTrac "Open Cast Mining" is a comprehensive solution for open cast mining industries.

The RealTrac “Open Cast Mining” local positioning system brings personnel, equipment positioning, voice and telemetry transmission together in real time.

The RealTrac “Open Cast Mining” includes the following safety and efficiency increasing products

Tasks solved by the RealTrac Open Cast system

Monitoring the location of the personnel in open pits

Monitoring location of the personnel in Open Cast Mining

The system manager can get information both on the current location of personnel and equipment, and on their paths of motion over a specified period. Connection to the RealTrac web-client is web-based.

Evacuation and detecting people before blasting operations or in accident

Evacuation and detecting people before blasting operations or in accident

The process of evacuation before blasting can be controlled and monitored due to the use of the RealTrac system: the time spent, paths of motion, and, mainly, localizing those who did not manage to get to gathering points (still within geofence).

Working hours and access control

Working hours and access control

The system can register check-in and check-out time, localizes the personnel within specified areas and sends a message to the system manager in case of trespassing. The data may be stored on the server up to 10 years.

Data gathering from sensors or some other equipment

Data gathering from sensors or some other equipment

            The RealTrac anchors provide connection to any sensors: temperature, pressure, H2S, O2, CO, SO2, NO2. In case of emergency the system generates a message to the system manager that ensures auto reproduction of audio-visual alarm signal.

Voice communication with personnel

Voice communication with personnel

Digital radio communication demonstrates stable performance within the whole open pit area wherever other systems may malfunction. In addition to that, all conversations may be recorded.

Emergency notifications

Emergency notifications

The data transmission channel can be used either for emergency announcements, notifications, issuing warnings, necessary instructions or also for operating additional alarm devices such as: sirens, emergency lights, etc.

Advantages of the RealTrac system

Low cost of system implementation

Cost effective of system implementation

Compliance with current Mining Safety Regulations

Compliance with many Mining Safety Regulations

Easy integration with third party systems and sensors

Easy integration with third party systems and sensors


The RealTrac system is supplied with the RealTrac Application Server and associated client web-application, including automated work places of the system managers, lamp cabin workers, engineers and other applications. The RealTrac API provides integration with any customer’s management systems.

The RealTrac server in conjunction with PBX provides voice communication between RealTrac mobile devices (intercoms) and any softphones and SIP phones.

RealTrac Open Cast Mining


Each RealTrac product line has tags and access points that provide personnel, transport and equipment positioning.

Logo line of equipment PROD system RealTrac

PROD line equipment

The equipment from this product line has IP67 and is recommended for application in non-explosive mines.

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