IGATE today said Rio Tinto, a global mining and metals company, has opened its analytics excellence center in Pune, India.
IGATE said analytics excellence center in Pune will support the development of Rio Tinto’s Mine of the Future program. Supported by IGATE, the center will analyze data captured by various business systems and sensors attached to Rio Tinto’s fixed and mobile assets, to generate insights, improving productivity and safety.
The current partnership spans engineering research and development services, including industrial automation and control, software and embedded design and development, and product engineering services.
The Rio Tinto Analytics Excellence Centre located within Rio Tinto Innovation Centre, Pune, will build on the work of Rio Tinto’s Processing Excellence Centre (PEC) in Brisbane. The center will house data engineers and data scientists to work on advanced statistics, predictive data modelling and machine learning algorithms.