Koepe winder

Koepe winder

[′kep·ə ‚wīn·dər]
(mining engineering)
A hoisting system in which the winding drum is replaced by large wheels or sheaves over which passes an endless rope. Also known as Koepe hoist.
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The Corporation is pleased to announce that the 250,000-tonne per month double drum Koepe winder has been successfully re-commissioned and hoisting of low-grade gold bearing development rock, through the newly installed hanging tower, has commenced ahead of schedule.
s approved manufacturer of hoist rope attachment for koepe winder and should have valid approval for manufacturing of hoist rope attachment for koepe winder for minimum 8 ton swl.