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What is the price of a fire?

What is the price of a fire?

Fire is one of the biggest threats to mining operations, production and employee safety and can undermine assets in a matter of hours.  According to an estimate of Engineer Live, in the last decade mining fires caused damage ranging from a few...

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Fire detection for underground mining

Fire detection for underground mining

How fibre optics fire detection technology is improving safety on underground mines. Once an underground mine fire is ignited it can be very difficult to put it out, with serious consequences for the mine, environment and the nearby community’s...

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Coal Conveyor Fire Protection

A fire on a conveyor system can start from multiple sources, including the material being transported itself, right through to overheated components such as drive or idler bearings, or smouldering dusts leading to spontaneous combustion...

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