SNZ AS/NZS 3785.8
Underground mining - Shaft equipment Part 8: Conveyances for inclined shafts
|Publication Date:||6 September 2016|
This Standard specifies general requirements for conveyances used in inclined shafts that do not exceed a gradient of one in three. The conveyance system may be driven by a mounted or remote operator.
The conveyances are mounted on flanged wheels that operate on a railway track and hauled by a rope driven by a winder.
This Standard does not include requirements for the winder, rope, rope guidance system in the incline or the railway track.