Join us for our Live Webinar on Pit Optimization for Coal

With uncertainty in commodity prices and other threats impacting the coal industry, it has become imperative for mining companies to understand the financial impacts of these uncertainties on their operations.

By determining which pit has maximum value, what the value is and understand pit propogation, you can maximize the Net Present Value (NPV) of your project.

The GEOVIA Minex Pit Optimizer, available in the upcoming version of Minex, will enable you to vary a wide range of inputs including costs, slopes and prices to better understand the financial side of your project.

Ranajit Das, GEOVIA Senior Mining Consultant at Dassault Systèmes, will present the concepts behind the new Pit Optimizer and how it can help you better work with your strategic mine planning.

Register for the free webinar

Webinar Details

Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017


10:30 AM Indian Standard Time (Kolkata)
12:00 PM Western Indonesian Time (Jakarta)
1:00 PM Australian Western Standard Time (Perth, Manila)
3:00 PM Australian Eastern Standard Time (Brisbane)

Duration: 1 hour

How to join:

1. Register for the webinar here
2. Once you’ve registered, there will be an option to Add to Calendar. A confirmation email will also be sent to you.
3. When it’s time for the webinar, please click on the link within your confirmation email. Be sure to check your system requirements to avoid any connection issues.
4. The link will take you to Go To Webinar and you will be automatically connected via your computer audio.

About your Presenter

Ranajit Das is a Mining Engineer with over 22 years experience in mine planning, consulting, operations, logistics, exploration and feasibility study. With a Masters of Technology in Mining, Ranajit started his career with the Steel Authority of India in Planning & Operations before moving to Chile to work for Santa Fe Mining.

In his current role at Dassault Systèmes, Ranajit provides consulting, implementation and product training to GEOVIA users across Australia and Asia. He specializes in Surpac and Minex.

He has also authored numerous blog posts on short-term scheduling and automation in Minex.


If you have any questions you would like answered prior to the webinar, please leave a comment below or email with your question.

The recording is available to view here.

Alissa Warne

Alissa Warne

Blog Editor at Dassault Systèmes
Alissa is based in Perth, Australia, looking after GEOVIA Marketing for the Asia-Pacific region. She is also the editor of this blog and is always on the lookout for contributors! Please feel free to leave a comment if you'd like to guest post.
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