• Oyu Tolgoi Project: Hugo Dummett Mine
  • Nickel Rim South

Shafts & Hoisting Systems

Shafts and hoists that increase productivity

From the highest headframes to the deepest mine shafts, we’re experts in finding ways to transport materials from underground to the surface, and beyond, while making sure efficiency and safety are the top priorities. Let us help you develop the right design to meet your targets.

Do you need help with shaft design?

Whether you’re designing a new mine, looking to examine existing infrastructure, or expanding capacity, we have skilled shaft and hoisting experts who work with you to tailor designs to your needs. We have experience in shaft configuration, ground consolidation method, sinking method, and collar excavation. We also offer shaft collar and vent plenum design and station design.

Starting from the ground up

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Mine Power Whether you are designing a new project or expanding your operations, we can assess your power needs, and design a system that meets your requirements, and is adaptable to long-term plans.
Hydrogeology & Geochemistry We accurately assess your mine’s water footprint and the water variability expected over the life of your mine using a suite of modeling platforms.
Material Handling Systems Whether you're mining underground or at the surface, we can help you move materials important to your operation.
Mining - Environmental Services By understanding your goals and the needs of regulators and stakeholders, we can put together a strategy that is balanced for success.
Mine Ventilation Systems One of our most important roles when ventilating an underground mine worker safety: making sure airflow is sufficient in quantity and quality.
Mine Water Treatment We have the experience and technical skills to evaluate, design, and build water treatment systems that are tailored to the unique factors of your mine.

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