haulageway

haulageway

[′hȯl·ij‚wā]
(mining engineering)
The gangway, entry, or tunnel through which loaded or empty mine cars are hauled by animal or mechanical power.
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In it, investigators stressed slope and haulageway maintenance and asked operators to ensure all haulage equipment is compatible with all conditions and haulage road grades.
Tenders are invited for Superstructure work for haulageway
One of these improvements, already started in 1909 by Leach, was a crosscut adit that would become the 2200L haulageway 1150 feet (350 m) below the lowest production level.
The veins are approximately 500, 1000 and 1500 meters, respectively, southeast of the Tiro General (= General Shaft), the main deep haulageway for Cerro Proano.
The plan was to first remove the sloughing, decomposed granite that continues to build up over the old main haulageway from the slope above.
Two additional adits were developed to facilitate access, the most recent being a 1-km-long, 6% inclined haulageway at the 130-m level which provides a safe, internal truck route to the mill free from the dangers of avalanches and other wintertime hazards.
7 325 (a) all holes are NQ diamond drill core size (b) depth calculated based on midpoint of intersection; 670m level is the main haulageway at Jacobina Mine
It shut down in February of 1975, in its later years sending its ore over a long haulageway to the Kelley shaft for hoisting.
Therefore, haulageway maintenance in the gates was a necessity to keep airways open and supplies coming.
It was discovered by a cooperative about 50 meters above the Zero Level, on the southeast side of the mountain: on working it downwards it was found to cut the busy main haulageway (zero level) of the Pailaviri mine, a couple of kilometers from the entrance on the north side of the mountain.
The stope layouts are connected with shafts and haulageways to complete the design.
The increase in cost is due to rising energy, fuel, supplies and labor costs, as well as ground support issues in the haulageways during the third quarter.