Technical Program

Technical Program

Hoist and Haul is the latest in a series of International Conferences on Mine Hoisting and is held every five years. Hoist and Haul is a peer reviewed conference and will cover systems or technology associated with the transportation of personnel, material and minerals in and out of an underground mine. 

The technical program committee is under the process of reviewing the submissions. These are the Topics that will be covered by the technical papers.

  • Mine hoist plant selection
  • Hoisting and shaft ropes
  • Hoist rope attachments
  • Shaft conveyances
  • Mine hoist electrical - motors and drives
  • Head sheaves
  • Mine hoist braking systems
  • Loading pockets and dumping systems
  • Mine shaft conveyance guiding
  • Mine hoist mechanical – gears, auxiliary drives, couplings, foundations
  • Hoist plant maintenance and inspections, NDE
  • Wear materials for shaft conveyances and loading pockets
  • Innovative mine hoist plant design

The complete technical program with presentations will be available in 2022.