Based out of Canada’s mining heartland, Symboticware is a leading innovator in the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), delivering real-time, actionable, data-driven insights and smart analytics to streamline remote management of fixed and mobile assets in the natural resources sector. For over a decade, we’ve been helping customers reduce greenhouse gas emissions, minimize machine downtime, enhance safety, and optimize productivity. Our intelligent platform,, empowers fleet operations and helps drive better efficiencies with live dashboards and maps, advanced reporting and alerts, AI insights, and an ecosystem of integrated, industry-leading third-party technologies.

Main Leadership

• Ash Agarwal, President and CEO With over 15 years of experience in the mining industry, Ash has advised dozens of mining and manufacturing C-level executives on digital transformation best practices. His extensive experience spans across process plant operations, strategic planning, start-ups and digital technologies. Ash holds a master’s degree from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He’s an adjunct faculty at Stanford University School of Engineering and the Schulich School of Business at York University.

• Kirk Petroski, Founder and Executive Chairman Kirk is a veteran mining technology professional. After pioneering GPS surveying in Northern Ontario in the 1990s, he co-founded Symboticware to enable visibility of mobile assets used in mining operations by leveraging data and advanced analytics. Kirk was the president of the Sudbury Area Mining Supply and Service Association for over two years and a contributing member of the Global Mining Standards and Guidelines Group. Kirk holds an MBA from Laurentian University. He’s also a member of the Board of Regents for the University of Sudbury.

Customer Testimonial

“We’re excited to partner with Symboticware and take the next step in digitizing our rigs and our data collection capabilities.”

Marc Landry, VP of Technology & Logistics, Major Drilling.

Main Products

The Operating System of Intelligence:

The platform empowers fleet operations with proactive asset monitoring, preventive maintenance, real-time reporting and actionable insights into machine health:

• Prevent unscheduled downtime • Reduce operating costs • Enhance safety • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions and more.


A purpose-built device that automatically collects data from sensors, OEM diagnostic ports and peripherals, and sends it to our cloud platform for advanced analysis and reporting. • Flexible connectivity options (WiFi, Bluetooth, Cellular, Satellite) • Digital and analog I/Os • GPS vehicle tracking • Environmentally sealed • Expandable storage • Multiple CAN Bus support • Accelerometer and gyroscope detect rough driving and road conditions • Edge computing capabilities


A cost-effective solution for light-duty vehicles with many of the features available in the SymBot.

• Flexibility to use WiFi or Cellular • In-vehicle audio warnings • GPS vehicle tracking • Accelerometer and gyroscope detect rough driving and road conditions • Edge computing capabilities