In a trackless mine
operating round the clock, there should be 0,8 journeyman mechanic or electrician on the payroll for each major unit of mobile equipment in the underground fleet.
The company says that it has been designed specifically for use in trackless mines
where large crews travel long distances to work places from shaft stations, and for moving people from surface to multi-level destinations via mine ramp systems.
To install longwall faces in the trackless mines
that are common in Australia, the Eimco 'Chock' trailer is often used.