CONTINUOUS MONITORING WIRE ROPES FOR MINE HOISTING OPERATIONS

World Mining Congress
Hoist ropes •Importance •Mandatory and routine Inspections Continuous monitoring of wire ropes for mine hoisting •Why a continuous monitoring of mine hoisting ropes.? •Description of the ‘’Contiscan’’ monitoring system •Information data gathering Advantages of the ‘’Contiscan’’ monitoring system •Visual rope inspection on daily basis •Monthly inspection •Payload capacity flexibility and potential increase for deep mining operations. •Periodical inspections by external experts •Importance of the costs associated with hoisting production shutdowns. Commercialization and availability
Keywords: Ropes; Rope; Inspection; Hoist Ropes; Hoist rope; Hoist Ropes; Capacity; Operation; Monitoring systems; Hoisting;
Full Access to Technical Paper
PDF version for $20.00
Other papers from World Mining Congress