The Institute of Industrial Engineers Australia(IIEA) Western Australian Division’s next on site visit is to the Roy Hill Remote Operations Centre at Perth Airport.
Roy Hill’s Perth-based integrated Corporate Headquarters and Remote Operations Centre (ROC) at Perth Airport, provides end to end integration of its operations, marketing and corporate services functions.
The amalgamation of these business functions into a truly vertically integrated business provides a coordinated and integrated approach to the planning, operation and overall management of Roy Hill’s Corporate, Mining, Processing, Rail and Port operations.
The central component of the ROC is the control room, which houses the Demand Chain team who are responsible for the operational planning, scheduling and execution of production activities across all areas of operations.
The key focus for the Demand Chain team is data. The gathering, validating and reporting of real time and near real time operational data that is used to support and drive key operational decision making to deliver reliability and optimisation of production throughput, quality and reliability across the entire business
The ROC is driving productivity improvements and continuous improvement across the business, by focussing on how the individual functions of the business – Operations, Marketing and Corporate – operate together most effectively as a whole. This approach ensures that the business is maximising throughput and quality conformance, as well as managing variation effectively to minimise operating costs.
The visit to the Roy Hill Remote Operations Headquarters will entail a guided tour of the Control Room
This will then be followed by a visit to the Roy Hill ROC-Ed Learning Centre demonstrating
• Coding and Robotics
• 3D Facial Imaging
• Simulator Experience
• Traditional Owners
• Environmental Management
• Careers in Mining
A presentation of “From Vision to Realising the Future” will also be delivered, leading to a discussion forum with Roy Hill champions, including team members from:
• Technology and Innovation
• Engineering for Success
• Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System(WHIMS) Innovation in Industrial Engineering
This will be followed by a Questions and collegiate discussion.
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