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MineARC

MineARC Systems is the global leader in refuge chambers and safety technology

MineARC Systems

MineARC Systems is the global leader in the manufacture and supply of controlled environments; including emergency refuge chambers and safe havens for underground mining, tunnelling and chemical processing facilities, transportable shelters for disaster relief and crisis management applications, and specialised grow chambers for biotechnology and research requirements.

MineARC Refuge Chambers have been successfully used around the world in multiple real-life mine and tunnelling emergencies to save lives.

 

Our Vision

“MineARC will continue to set the benchmark for emergency safe-refuge systems worldwide; working closely with industry and regulatory partners, and continuing to pioneer new refuge technologies for the constantly evolving industrial landscape.

Through research and development, education, training, and the quality of our products MineARC Systems will strive to improve health and safety standards within the mining, tunnelling, chemical processing, disaster relief, extreme weather and emergency services industries, worldwide

MineARC will never compromise the standard and safety of our products and services due to price, or for the result of a sale.

To ensure we realise our mission, MineARC operates and maintains a quality management system that is certified compliant with ISO9001:2008.”

Our Values

“We never compromise on safety

“We are the premium refuge chamber manufacturer”

“We are the global refuge chamber manufacturer.”

“We will continue to be a pioneer of new safe-refuge technology”

“We share an overriding common goal with our industry and regulatory partners: The safety of personnel”

 

Our History

2018
MineARC Wins 2018 WA Telstra Business of the Year

MineARC Wins 2018 WA Telstra Business of the Year

MineARC is honoured to be named the 2018 WA Telstra Bus…

Uninterruptible Power Supply for refuge chambers

Release of Satellite UPS System

MineARC launches to market the Satellite UPS System; ea…

2017
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MineARC increases R&D Investment Across the Business

MineARC repositions itself in the market with a heavy f…

2016
Release of System Intelligence

Release of System Intelligence

MineARC releases the Aura-FX Digital Gas Monitor and Gu…

2015
2015 ITA Awards Winner

2015 ITA Awards Winner

MineARC picks up it’s second ITA Safety Initiativ…

MineARC Product Rebrand

MineARC Product Rebrand

MineARC announces a company-wide product re brand after…

Release of CAMS

Release of CAMS

MineARC releases the Compressed Air Management System (…

2014
Miners Escape Underground Fire in Africa

Miners Escape Underground Fire in Africa

Nearly 500 miners are trapped 2km underground during a …

2014 Australian Mine Prospect Award Winner

2014 Australian Mine Prospect Award Winner

The MineARC EnviroLAV wins the 2014 Australian Mine Pro…

First StormSAFE Developed for Atlas Iron

First StormSAFE Developed for Atlas Iron

MineARC takes its first step into above-ground disaster…

Turkish Coal Disaster is a Tragedy for the Industry

Turkish Coal Disaster is a Tragedy for the Industry

An explosion at a Soma coal mine in Tukey causes an und…

MineARC Makes a Splash in Industrial Hygiene

MineARC Makes a Splash in Industrial Hygiene

MineARC Engineers develop the EnviroLAV, a self-contain…

MineARC Plays Key Role in ITA Legislation

MineARC Plays Key Role in ITA Legislation

Landmark tunnelling legislation is set to be ratified a…

2013
2013 ITA Awards Winner

2013 ITA Awards Winner

MineARC Refuge Chambers are announced the Safety Initia…

2013 West Australian Exporter of the Year

2013 West Australian Exporter of the Year

MineARC is voted the West Australian Exporter of the Ye…

MineARC Africa Established

MineARC Africa Established

In October MineARC celebrates the launch of its African…

First Sales into Africa

First Sales into Africa

MineARC announces its first major sales on the African …

2012
2012 West Australian Exporter of the Year

2012 West Australian Exporter of the Year

MineARC is voted the West Australian Exporter of the Ye…

MineARC Chambers Successfully Used in NZ

MineARC Chambers Successfully Used in NZ

A truck fire at Newmont’s Waihi Gold Mine in New Zealan…

2011
MineARC South America Established

MineARC South America Established

MineARC South America is established in Santiago, Chile…

2010
NZ Explosion Highlights Need for Safe Refuge

NZ Explosion Highlights Need for Safe Refuge

The Pike River explosion in New Zealand claims 29 lives…

CoalSAFE MA Certified in China

CoalSAFE MA Certified in China

The CoalSAFE is the first refuge chamber model to recei…

2010 West Australian Exporter of the Year

2010 West Australian Exporter of the Year

MineARC Systems is voted the West Australian Exporter o…

2009
Expansion into Petrochemical Industry

Expansion into Petrochemical Industry

MineARC establishes itself in the chemical processing i…

International Exports Grow

International Exports Grow

MineARC exports continue to grow; now to operations in …

BHP Miner Shelters in MineARC Chamber

BHP Miner Shelters in MineARC Chamber

Meanwhile in Australia, BHP miner Jason Rose is rescued…

MSHA ‘Final Rule’ Introduced

MSHA ‘Final Rule’ Introduced

After two years of lobbying in the US, MSHA (Mine Safet…

2006
First Intrinsically Safe Coal Chamber

First Intrinsically Safe Coal Chamber

Immediately following the introduction of the ‘Mi…

MineARC North America Established

MineARC North America Established

MineARC America is established in Dallas, Texas, and im…

US Coal Mine Disaster Sparks Action

US Coal Mine Disaster Sparks Action

Tragedy in the United States as an explosion at the Sag…

2005
MineARC Chamber Saves 9 Lives in WA

MineARC Chamber Saves 9 Lives in WA

Nine miners take shelter for four hours inside a MineAR…

WA Guidelines Introduced

WA Guidelines Introduced

A landmark ‘Guideline’ is introduced by the West Austra…

2003
Tunnelling Into New Industries

Tunnelling Into New Industries

MineARC breaks into the tunnelling industry; an industr…

2001
Making Headway Overseas

Making Headway Overseas

MineARC’s first export model is a hard rock mining unit…

2000
Chamber Manufacturing Begins

Chamber Manufacturing Begins

Noting the general lack of safety inherent in existing …

1999
The World’s First Scrubber

The World’s First Scrubber

MineARC develops the world’s first combined CO/CO2 Scru…

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The Beginning

MineARC Systems is established in Perth, Western Austra…

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Impact

MineARC Systems never compromise on safety. We work alongside local businesses, governments and communities to improve health and safety standards worldwide.

Footprint

Global expertise shared across a network of manufacturing sites, offices and distributors throughout Australia, Africa, Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Careers

Our staff are core to our company. This is reflected in the way we conduct business and our internal culture; through building engagement, a sense of pride and confidence.