MineARC Systems refuge chamber transportation upgrades assist in the maneuverability of refuge chambers and safe havens around site. Refuge chamber transportation options include a Scoop (or ‘Bogger’) Frame and an IT Hitch.
Compact Design Chambers can be upgraded to include a ‘scoop’ or ‘bogger’ frame, designed to enable easy transportation via an integrated tool carrier or front-end loader. Available only for 4 and 6 person chamber models due to weight restrictions, the scoop frame adds another element of maneuverability to the portable design.
The scoop frame adds an additional 510mm (20″) to the height of the Compact Design refuge chamber, with a step height of 358mm (14″).
Portable Mine Refuge – MineSAFE Compact Design The MineSAFE Compact Design Refuge Chamber is designed specifically for tight mining confines, such as single-entry development headings. This small, compact, portable refuge station is easy to manoeuvre and position around underground mine sites. The Compact Design (CD) is designed for optimum autonomy. The chamber’s ELVP (extra-low-voltage-portable) control system means it
Modular Refuge Chamber – MineSAFE Modular Design The MineSAFE Modular Design Refuge Chamber range is engineered specifically to accommodate tight underground mining confines and sites with restricted access, while still providing sufficient internal space to comply with international best practice refuge chamber guidelines. The range is designed to be easily manoeuverable around sharp corners and within tight mine shafts;
MSHA Chamber for Low Seams – CoalSAFE MSHA LS Design The CoalSAFE MSHA Low Seam Refuge Chamber is designed for underground coal mines with a minimum seam height of 46” (1.2m). The refuge chamber can be custom designed to client specifications, but typically features 12, 16, 20 and 24 person configurations. The CoalSAFE MSHA High Seam Refuge Chamber is approved in