New Gold Rainy River Chooses Cognibox to Gain Operational Efficiencies in their Contractor Management Process
Published August 19, 2019
New Gold Rainy River teamed up with Cognibox to expand its contractor management process and benefit from the technology to gain efficiency and clarity around on-site access to qualified contractors.
The project will be dedicated to the implementation of a standardized and centralized prequalification process that will provide consistency. New Gold Rainy River will ensure, through Cognibox’s verified employee databank, that access on site is granted to fully skilled individuals only. Online training function powered by Cognibox will significantly reduce costs for Rainy River and will make it easier for contractors to complete the training at the time that they want.
"Cognibox demonstrated that integrating their solution to Corporations’ systems/processes resulted directly in simplification, cost reduction, safer workplaces while ensuring compliance at many levels. It was a must for us to benefit from their expertise." said a Cognibox user at New Gold.
Implementing Cognibox reinforces New Gold Rainy River’s commitment to extending best practices to its operation sites with a view to ensuring the organization conducts business with top-performing contractors in sustainable development and occupational health and safety.
New Gold Rainy River
Rainy River Mine (RRM) employs approximately 750 people and over 200 contractors to achieve its production and maintenance targets. RRM is a young operation that commenced processing ore on September 14, 2017. The mine is situated in the Chapple Township, approximately sixty-five kilometers northwest of Fort Frances in Northwestern Ontario. RRM is playing an important economical role in the region by employing local workforce and contractors and is committed to develop and sustain local development. The mine operates with modern equipment and technology to ensure safe operation at all stages of production.
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