When devising solutions for your mining site, you should only be using the gold standard.
Power reliability for mining is crucial because each hour of unplanned downtime can cost thousands of dollars. S&C offers many customizable and reliable solutions to mitigate unscheduled work stoppages, financial loses, and safety concerns.
Our technology is built for durability and is properly configured from the start. Talk to S&C to learn how we can help improve the reliability and safety of your mining site.
Increase the Reliability & Safety of Your Mining Site
Which areas can you focus on to improve power reliability at your mine?
System VI Switchgear provides an economic and reliable alternative to traditional metal-clad switchgear, and with a reduced footprint. The sealed-tank switchgear design and tamper-resistant enclosure guard against harsh environments to provide reliable switching and protection. Customizing the switchgear with steel towing rails provides a degree of portability that is extremely beneficial for a mine.
Prevent dangers affecting your mine site from automatically reclosing into a fault with the IntelliRupterPulseCloser Fault Interrupter. Using PulseClosing® Technology, less than 5% of the fault current is used to test whether faults on a feeder are temporary or permanent. A major reduction in fault current decreases the risk of prolonged outages and permanent damage to the electrical assets at your mine site.
By answering your difficult-to-solve switching and protection problems, Vista Underground Distribution Switchgear features 600-ampere load-interrupter switches and resettable fault interrupters. Innovative features include simplified operations, enhanced safety, and minimized maintenance requirements.
Take control of your uptime and allow for less downtime. Microgrids increase power reliability, whether your site is on or off the grid. S&C can provide a scalable, field-proven solution that can be sized to your needs and incorporate renewable generation sources at your mine site.
Your mine’s power system is unique, and we can readily provide a wide variety of Servicesto meet your needs, including consulting and analytical services (CAS), relay programming, factory acceptance testing, professional engineering design, control and communications development, startup, and commissioning.
Vista® Switchgear, Protection-and-Control Scheme Help to Modernize Smelter Facility