We supply Integrated Mine Automation Solutions (IMAS), mine hoist solutions as well as electrical systems for underground mine trucks to boost your productivity.
Integrated Mine Automation Solutions (IMAS)
To meet the increased demand for higher productivity, enhanced safety and a better environment underground, ABB can provide underground mines with Integrated Mine Automation Solutions based on its IndustrialIT platform.
ABB’s IMAS expertise covers integrated solutions for haulage systems, crushers, conveyor belts, hoisting, ventilation fans, etc. By working closely with your experts already during feasibility studies, ABB can provide either part or complete IMAS packages.
Mine Hoist Solutions
ABB has a unique position as supplier of complete mine hoists, including both their mechanical and electrical equipment. It has delivered more than 600 new hoists and undertaken the modernization of hundreds of existing plants worldwide.
Working closely with the customers, ABB has introduced a number of technological breakthroughs for mine hoisting including state-of-the-art drive and control systems, hydraulic disc brakes, controlled braking, Rope Oscillation Control, etc.
ABB supplies electrical systems for electric underground mine trucks. In comparison with diesel trucks, the electric truck can maintain a higher speed, resulting in greater productivity as well as lower operating and maintenance costs while substantially improving the underground environment.