Posted On: 13 Mar 2023

Track Miners’ Protective Equipment and Assets in Harsh Environments

Ensuring the Tracking of Miners' Protective Equipment and tools in Harsh Environments | InteltagRFID

Optimizing RFID Technology for Challenging Mining Conditions

In an ever-evolving industry, it is important for RFID solutions to keep pace with the changing needs of the mining sector. The harsh conditions in mining operations pose unique challenges to RFID systems, and it is imperative to choose the right technology to ensure effective tracking and management.

Efficient Management of Workwear and Personal Protective Equipment

Ensuring the Tracking of Miners' Protective Equipment and tools in Harsh Environments | InteltagRFID

IntelTag’s RFID technology enables companies in the mining sector to manage workwear and personal protective equipment (PPE) effectively, even in the harshest of environments. Our uniform, laundry and inventory management systems allow for each item to be serialised, enabling real-time tracking and monitoring throughout its lifespan.

Compliance with Safety Regulations and Inventory Management

Ensuring the Tracking of Miners' Protective Equipment and tools in Harsh Environments | InteltagRFID

Mining companies are often concerned with compliance with safety regulations and the management of PPE. IntelTag’s solution provides a measurable management system that is automated and designed to track and manage inventory and PPE items, ensuring compliance with safety regulations.

Specialized Reporting and Data Collection in Harsh Conditions

Synchronised with miner ID cards, our technology generates specialised reports and provides accessible data, making it easier for companies to manage large inventories and monitor the status and movement of miners. Predetermined alarms triggered by RFID signals prevent access to restricted locations without the proper PPE, providing a solution to a common issue in the mining sector.

Track and Trace in Challenging Environments

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IntelTag’s RFID tags are deployed for quality control and tracking in a wide range of harsh mining environments, including high-impact, high vibration, extreme temperature, wet or humid, high-interference, hazardous chemical, radioactive, outdoor, cylinder, pipe, and pipeline environments. All of our tags are thoroughly tested to operate in even the most severe mining conditions.

Expert Support and Tailored Solutions

At IntelTag, we understand the importance of selecting the right RFID technology for harsh mining environments. With more than a decade of experience providing inventory management solutions, we are well-equipped to tailor our solutions to meet the unique needs of each of our clients. Our solutions combine the latest RFID technology with software, comprehensive reporting, and expert support, helping companies improve operational efficiency and increase profitability through cost savings.

Data Analytics and Dashboard

Leveraging the data generated by our RFID tracking system, the analytics dashboard provides actionable insights in real-time, with a specific focus on loss prevention, stock take efficiency, accurate wash count, and budget predictions. IntelTag is a leading provider of RFID garment management solutions in the food manufacturing sector in South Africa, and our software and support are 100% locally based.

Take Control of Your Operations

For more information on IntelTag’s RFID solutions, visit our website at To explore the potential of our technology for your business, please email or call 010 599 0400.