Responding to Your Challenges

GE Mining solutions can carry your business through every step of the mining process. From the delivery of reliable power in remote regions, to water supply and management, to maximizing the output of your equipment—our solutions are catered specifically to your business’s challenges in the most productive, most efficient, and even more importantly, the safest way possible.

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Propulsion Systems

GE Mining has an innovative resource for integrated mining propulsion systems. When applied to the mining industry, this integrated, advanced propulsion technology enables customers to increase productivity, reduce maintenance costs and improve performance at a time when companies need it most.

Using advanced AC propulsion technology, the world leader in drive systems for off-highway vehicles has created a new standard for the 150-ton haul truck class.

Using advanced AC propulsion technology, the world leader in drive systems for off-highway vehicles has created a new standard for the 200-ton haul truck class.

Using advanced AC propulsion technology, the world leader in drive systems for off-highway vehicles has created a new standard for the 240-ton haul truck class.

Using advanced AC propulsion technology, the world leader in drive systems for off-highway vehicles has created a new standard for the 320-ton haul truck class. 

Using advanced AC propulsion technology, the world leader in drive systems for off-highway vehicles has created a new standard for the 360-ton haul truck class.

To access diagnostics, manuals, and product service guidelines, please visit the Customer Center to access your account.

GE Transportation parts and upgrades keep your equipment operating at peak performance.

Tip Sheets from the GE Transportation, Mining group include technical briefs, product enhancement news and training dates.  To access TIPS Sheets, please visit the Customer Center to access your account.

Interested in learning more about our Drive Systems? Classes are available upon request for both Statex III and AC Drive Systems. A minimum of eight (8) students is recommended to conduct a class. Maximum enrollment is twenty (20) students. There is a fee per week of training. 

To enroll or for more information, please contact Tom Acri.
 

Mining Equipment

The core focus of GE’s mining equipment business, GE Mining Industrea, is to provide whole of mine solutions to improve mining productivity and safety. GE Mining Industrea achieves this through our capability and competency in the functional areas of Engineering Design, Manufacturing and After Sales service and support.

The specialist range of mining products/services designed, manufactured and distributed by GE Mining Industrea is widely acknowledged as world leaders in their specialty segments. They include open cut collision avoidance systems, underground methane gas draining directional drilling systems and services, mobile asset tracking and driver safety performance road tools, explosion protected diesel and electric powered vehicles for heavy duty underground coal mining applications including long wall and development equipment, personnel and materials transport.

In many case’s GE Mining Industrea’s purpose built products complement each other and can be used together to provide a complete solution in complex and demanding situations.

 

The GE Industrea Mining Equipment 50 & 70 Tonne Mine Dozer can take control of heavy tasks in your mine.

GE’s Fairchild Battery Powered Load Haul Dump (LHD) Vehicle is suited to the harshest environments in hard- and soft-rock mines across the globe. 

GE’s Fairchild Battery Powered Load Haul Dump (LHD) Vehicle is suited to the harshest environments in hard- and soft-rock mines across the globe. 

Our 36S-AC longwall shield hauler utilizes the latest AC variable frequency drive technology to help you get through the most difficult longwall moves. 

Our 35C Diesel Powered Workhorse Series of scoops and multipurpose vehicles are tough and reliable, designed to produce efficient results. 

GE’s Fairchild mining systems are the only ones in the world that mine coal selectively by cutting and loading low-ash coal on the first swing. 

The Hi-Cap XL is recognized as the most flexible continuous haulage system in the mining industry, capable of operating in true 90° cross-cuts.

GE’s Fairchild maintenance vehicles and slide-in maintenance centers are ideal for keeping equipment in top condition and improving efficiency underground.

GE’s Fairchild Multi-Purpose Vehicle Series feature exceptional
design characteristics with durable main frames, quality components, and maintenance-friendly hydraulic and electrical systems.

GE’s Invertex and Durathon technologies offer mine operators safer working conditions while optimizing performance and efficiency underground.

The GE Industrea Drill is fully designed and equipped for gas management operations in the confines and environment of an underground coal mine.

The GE Mining Industrea Equipment Shearer Carrier can take control of shearer relocation in your mine.

The GE Mining Industrea Equipment Underground Mine Grader is a fully equipped grader designed for the confines and environment of an underground coal mine.

The GE Mining Industrea Equipment Flitmate Diesel Power Generator provides a consistent reliable power source for all your high powered equipment relocation requirements.

The GE Industrea Mining Equipment Chock Carrier is purpose built to handle heavy chocks in your mine.

The GE Mining Industrea LHD is a fully equipped load haul dump loader designed for the confines and environment of an underground coal mine.

The GE Mining Industrea Equipment Chock Carrier is purpose built to handle heavy chocks in your mine.

The Mining Solutions team works with customers to provide tailored solutions that help reduce costs and enhance operational efficiencies:

  • Remote Distributed Power: We are shifting to LNG to reduce operational expenditures.
  • Electrolyte Cogeneration: We are going to provide more energy efficiency by using heat to reduce energy intensity in heating electrolytes.
  • Capital Expenditure to Operational Expenditure: Will assist companies in paying leases and provide cost-savings through energy efficient equipment, providing safer, faster revenue generation.
  • Potash Mining: Will use water reverse osmosis to increase energy efficiency.
  • Concentrate Drying: Replaces inefficient fossil fuels systems by using gas turbines to dry copper.
  • Mine Electrification: Using RailConnect 360 as a single point of contact, will allow for more energy efficient equipment, as well as increased cost and time savings.
  • Tailings to Energy:  Will test producing energy through tailings waste.

Solutions & Services

GE's breadth and depth of experience in electrical distribution, digital energy, and motors gives our mining customers a production flow, reliably and safely—no matter how harsh the mining environment or where it is in the world. Our proven technologies help assure precise, dependable energy supply, distribution, and control, reliably and safely, when and where you need it.

Learn about our power generation solutions

To satisfy the world’s growing demand for natural resources, the mining industry must expand to deeper, more remote and more extreme locations. GE Mining applies its full portfolio of products and services to improve mine productivity by transporting materials more efficiently, managing water use and using advanced software to monitor systems.

Learn about our grinding and material handling solutions

Learn about our process and asset optimization solutions

Learn about our communications solutions

We provide complete water and process treatment solutions to the mining industry, using advanced membrane technologies, chemical treatment programs and engineering and design services.

Learn about our water solutions