haul road

haul road

[′hȯl ‚rōd]
(mining engineering)
A road built to carry heavily loaded trucks at a good speed; the grade is limited and usually kept to less than 17% of climb.
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DUNBLANE Creation of a temporary haul road for construction traffic at land opposite and north west of South Lodge for Dandara Ltd/Arnbathie; Erection of 18 houses at land adjacent and south east of 7 and 10 Douglas Place for Dandara Ltd/Arnbathie.
The concepts will range from contractors sharing their experience to a haul road expert debating the investment decision for rebuild versus maintenance.
He had been walking along a haul road at the development, in an attempt to attract the attention of a vehicle, when he was struck and run over by the truck.
The Stock Mill is 10 kilometres from Clavos and is accessed by a private haul road between the two properties.
From training and policy, the haul road design itself and the mine pit, to inspections, ingress/egress, driving habits, cab design, and loading/dumping, ErgoMine's eight-module Haul Truck Audit segment includes nearly every aspect of the machine and its environment.
Meanwhile, the city of Springfield is preparing to acquire from the Willamalane Park and Recreation District two segments of the logging haul road that runs by the landfill, to develop as future street connections.
In the letter to DENR Secretary Ramon Paje, Ebdane recommended the lifting of the suspension order on the construction of the backdoor mining hauling road or one mine haul road, the ATM said.
Another haul road will be built on the other side of the river, in Widnes.
A spokesperson for the Environment Agency said: "We have been building a haul road to allow trucks to access the flood bank.
To minimise disruption to local traffic, construction vehicles will use a temporary haul road created down the middle of the green area.
As a result of ongoing difficulties in establishing tenure (and thereby land access) for the Abydos Mine's haul road access across an existing railway line, Atlas is taking advantage of an alternate haulage route that takes mine production to the North via the Marble Bar road, rather than the initially proposed haulage to the west.