Home » Applications
sc-flange-brochure
Four-Flange Structural Liner

» Download brochure (3.6 MB)


 

New plate product: Ultra•Cor

» Watch Ultra•Cor video

 

See AIL's Mine Site Solutions.

» Watch Mining Solutions video

Applications

Keep your project on time and on budget with efficient mine site solutions from AIL MINING

Whether it’s haul road arches, crusher walls and ramps, portals and canopies, conveyor tunnels or  bridges, there’s an AIL MINING solution for virtually every mine site infrastructure challenge.

Our in-house Technical Sales and Engineering Teams will provide solutions that ship economically to remote sites and assemble quickly with minimal equipment, material and labour requirements.
heavy_haul_road_arches(200)Heavy Haul Road ArchesUltra•Cor, the world's strongest Structural Steel Plate, and Super•Cor are natural solutions for larger engineered structures needing to withstand the heaviest of loads. For mid-sized structures, our Bolt-A-Plate Structural Steel Plate is usually recommended. All are available in a wide range of shapes and sizes, including bottomless, fish-friendly arches.

rail_underpasses(200)Road or Rail Underpasses
We recommend Ultra•Cor, Super•Cor or Bolt-A-Plate according to the size, specifications and load factors for road or rail underpasses. All are virtually maintenance-free.

crusher_mse(200)Crusher Walls and RampsPerfect for remote locations with available fill material, these structures are easily created using our Vist-A-Wall MSE Structural Wall Systems. Made from heavy-duty galvanized wire, these interlocking wall and mat systems provide easy, onsite construction solutions without the need for time-consuming concrete. These systems are also ideal for bridge or tunnel headwalls and wingwalls.

Sound-Walls
Sound WallsWhen dealing with ambient mine site noise; AIL Sound Walls provide optimum performance. Easy-to-install, our Silent Protector (Absorptive) and Tuf-Barrier (Reflective) Sound Wall Systems are engineered for maximum noise mitigation. AIL Sound Walls are ideal for Mine/Quarry Perimeters, Haul Road Fencing, Crusher Fencing, Equipment Screens.

Protection Structures
Protection StructuresAIL’s Protection Structures provide a protective barrier from overhead debris while also safeguarding your bottom-line. Super•Cor is recommended for larger applications and Bolt-A-Plate for mid-size ones.

portals(200)
Portals and CanopiesSpecify Ultra•Cor or Super•Cor for larger scale applications and Bolt-A-Plate for mid-size ones. Each offers a wide variety of shapes and sizes to suit virtually any site or mine vehicle requirement. Your AIL MINING Technical Sales Representative can help you select the best solution for your needs.

Stockpile and Escape Tunnels
Stockpile and Escape TunnelsAnother ideal application for our Structural Steel Plate is the stockpile tunnel. Depending on the planned pile height and dead load, Ultra•Cor, Super•Cor and Bolt-A-Plate offer excellent strength and cost saving over other methods. Other applications include conveyor and loadout tunnels.

Mine Shaft Pic
Mine Shafts and Vent RaisesSuper•Cor Structural Steel Plate with the Flange Connection is ideal for creating underground structures such as mine shafts or ventilation raises. The Super•Cor Flange Connection is faster and more economical than continuous smooth steel or concrete alternatives. The resulting structures are strong, versatile and safer, because they can be assembled from the inside.

Ground Support
Ground Support StructuresThe Super•Cor Flange Connection provides a safe and cost-effective addition for ground support in hazardous areas. Components transport easily to remote sites, where they can be assembled quickly and safely from the inside. Structures can be completely assembled and moved into an area of unsupported ground, or they can be assembled and advanced one section at a time. For added strength and support, grout can be pumped into the voids through optional ports.

Water-wetland
Water and Wetland CrossingsWe offer a variety of solutions in Ultra•Cor, Super•Cor, Bolt-A-Plate or Dur•A•Span Structural Plate to suit many sizes and types of applications. Corrosion /abrasion-resistant Dur•A•Span Structural Aluminum Plate is particularly well-suited to softwater or aggressive environments. Open-bottom designs and our Prefabricated Steel Bridges are effective, environmentally-friendly solutions to preserve habitat.

GRS Application Image
GRS Resource Road CrossingsAIL Mining’s Geotextile Reinforced Soil Bridges use steel anchor rods to connect our structural plate arches to the backfill/geotextile composite and transfer the loads into the surrounding GRS mass. This innovation brings a wide array of benefits and resource road operators are taking notice. For more information, or call Don Michaluk at 1-289-775-8958.

Conveyor-cover(200)
Conveyer Tunnels and OvercastsOur products have covered a lot of ground on these critical arterial applications. According to the required size and specifications, overcasts and conveyor tunnels can be made from various shape profiles in Bolt-A-Plate or Corrugated Steel Pipe. In some cases, overcasts can incorporate utilidor-type passages to serve double duty.

drainage_app(200)
DrainageAIM MINING offers a full range of Galvanized, Aluminized Type 2 or Polymer-Laminated Corrugated Steel Pipe for virtually any drainage requirement. In addition, we can supply all of the necessary elbows, couplings and access port accessories.

modular_steel_bridge(200)
BridgesFast and easy, our Prefabricated Steel Bridges come in a variety of widths and spans to handle heavy mining vehicles. Ideal for permanent or temporary applications, these bridges ship and install quickly in remote sites without the need for specialized bridge construction companies.

Abutments
AbutmentsOur Vist-A-Wall MSE Structural Wall Systems and Bolt-A-Bin System create cost-effective on- site abutments and walls. Bolt-A-Bin is a cellular bin-type of retaining wall system available in a variety of sizes for vertical or battered applications.

Safety Barriers
Safety BarriersAccording to the needs of the site and safety regulations, we can provide our galvanized Guiderail System or Gabion Basket System.