AUTOMATIC COAL HAULAGE SYSTEM IN THE STASZIC MINE, KATOWICE, POLAND

The introduction and operation of an automatic horizontal haulage system for level 720 m in this Polish underground coal mine are described. The automation of level 720 m is designed to increase the haulage capacity, reduce the work force required, and improved safety. This automation system for coal haulage comprises: (1) Remote control of the loading; (2) Unloading of the trains; and (3) Automatic train control on the line between the loading stations and the unloading station.

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    Institution of Mining Engineering

    3 Grosvenor Crescent
    London SW1X 7EG,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Ferensztajn, B
  • Publication Date: 1978-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 487-489
  • Serial:
    • Mining Engineer
    • Volume: 137
    • Issue Number: 201
    • Publisher: Institution of Mining Engineering
    • ISSN: 0026-5179

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00182581
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 12 1978 12:00AM