Specialist Ground Support / Mechanised Mining

Freeport Cable Bolting

Freeport Cable Bolting

STATUS: CURRENT

Scope of Works

Operation of the mine’s fleet of cable bolting units, achieving a monthly target of 3,920 metres of installed cable bolts per unit per month (70 metres per shift per unit).

Project Highlights

  • Current monthly average per rig is 110m/rig shift – 157% above target
  • 92,000m of drilled and installed cable bolts each month in 2017
  • Over 2,000,000 cable bolt metres installed to date
  • Cable bolting fleet under operation by RUCC is now 16rigs.
2017-10-10T01:44:22+00:00