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Meet our new partners: RMC Corporate in Chile

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We’re delighted to announce a new partnership with RMC Corporate in Chile as a new integration partner. The agreement allows us to explore South America for the first time and support our Chilean partner with state-of-the-art Fiber Optic Sensing Technology from our HQ in Austria. Our support will be integral in making the work processes in the mining industry in Chile more efficient and economically viable.

Our specialized production capabilities enable us to create high-quality, customizable FIMT, which can be produced with various sensory properties. These qualities are suited for measuring extremely high temperatures and strain and crack detection, which is essential for monitoring buildings and infrastructures.

Karl Bauer, owner and managing director of the NBG Group, said, “We are very pleased to support RMC with our technology in such a responsible task. Furthermore, the decision to gain a business foothold on the other side of the world is a strategically important one, which not only our company but also every employee and staff member can grow from.”

Structural Health Monitoring

Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) consists of observing and analysing any changes to the properties of structures, including bridges, buildings, dams, and many other types of infrastructure. Fiber optic monitoring provides accurate data relayed in real-time, allowing operators to guarantee a structure’s safety and maximum operating efficiency.

Our partnership with RMC Corporate ensures that our state-of-the-art Structural Health Monitoring technology will lead to increased safety standards in Chile’s mines. Specifically, we will supply RMC with FBG-based technology (Fiber Bragg Grating). FBG is a sensitive optical microstructure just a few millimeters long that is integrated into a standard single-mode fiber. With the help of this grating, it becomes possible to monitor strain, temperature, tilt, acceleration, and displacement, selectively and in real-time, and detect and remedy any damage that might pose a threat at an early stage.

RMC Corporate

With more than 20 years in the national market (founded in 1998), RMC Corporate provides advisory services, engineering, and the implementation of comprehensive and specific solutions with the highest international design standards, ensuring quality, safety, and responsibility in each of its projects.

Today RMC Corporate is made up of four companies that position it as a leading group in the national market, carrying out projects that add value and always ensure the well-being of its employees, contractors, and the environment. It has become a company of prestige and excellence, representing the best brands in Chile’s industrial and mining sectors related to Fire Protection and Monitoring Solutions, marketing its products and services throughout the national territory from Arica to Punta Arenas.

They currently have first-class suppliers, and their mission is to maintain a permanent stock and fast response of products to satisfy the prestigious clientele in all their needs.

Website: https://rmc.cl/

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