Wireless could transform mining communications

Morse, Joni
February 2006
RCR Wireless News;2/6/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that a few wireless companies are pitching other communications solutions to members of the U.S. Congress as the government searches for ways to improve mine safety and rescue possibilities. Canadian technologist Joe Miller said he has an exclusive developmental license option agreement for his technology with Los Lamos National Laboratory in New Mexico. According to Mike Mosser, a technology portfolio manager for the Department of Energy's National Energy Technology Laboratory, the mining industry would like purely wireless communications systems.


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