Safety shares in underground mine refuge chambers, help know what it is like during emergencies… It was about a decade ago now, an incident occurred when several oversized rock debris from a drive extension blast
Applying virtual reality to enhance safety training and develop production design and manufacturing processes.
MineARC Systems America is excited to announce the annual recipient of the Mine Rescue Team Scholarship, Jacob Collier. Jacob Collier, a junior mining engineering major at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SDSMT), has been selected for the 2020 scholarship. “I knew that I wanted to go into some form of engineering, but I […]
Indonesia’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) participate in their first international mines rescue competition in Perth, Western Australia.
Lundin Mining improved their safety education program by repurposing an out-of-operation safe refuge to provide on-site training.
Psychological stresses can impact decision making as well as physical state and behaviour when inside a refuge chamber.
Understanding what it feels like to be inside a refuge chamber can improve the response of entrapped personnel.
Teams throughout Zambia showcased their technical skills and knowledge across a range of emergency simulations including mines rescue.
Refuge chamber commissioning is a vital step in emergency planning. Yet, it is often not considered.
The adoption and enhancement of safety standards positively impacted economic processes.