Spinetector Vest - Is an upper-body safety costume designed to lessen or eliminate injuries caused by rock-fall, impact of heavy machinery and tools on the spinal cord of the vertebral column, shoulder section, kidneys as well as the rib cage. The vest is designed to be worn by workers in mining and...

Monitoring location and activities of miners, as well as environmental information, is essential to ensure miner safety, with current information transmission systems used in underground mines not cost-effectively delivering on this need.  Visible Light Communication (VLC) and Power Line...

This technology is a spontaneous combustion hazard management tool with the unique ability to determine the self-combustion propensity of both coal and coal shales. Unlike adiabatic testing procedures which involve raising the temperature of coal samples, this new tool performs the assessment under...

The design relates to a new improved Reconfigurable Vibrating Screen (RVS) for use in classifying materials such as bulk granular, particulate materials and wet slurries. The RVS uses a simple theory of reconfigurability to increase its capacity and productivity. The innovative RVS machine enhances...