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There’s an AIL MINING engineered solution for any mining application.

We have a wide range of innovative and flexible products, which ship economically and install quickly – all with minimal labour, materials and equipment requirements. Past clients are current clients as they continue to partner with AIL MINING for all their mining infrastructure needs.

View past projects and learn how others have saved time and money with mine site solutions from AIL MINING.

Utah Main Image webUtah haul road conveyor crossing completed in just 93 daysWhen a major Utah copper mine said “Fast” for a new double-wide haul road crossing over a live conveyor system, AIL MINING said “How fast?”. We then worked up a solution that went from the word “Go” to loaded haul trucks crossing in just 93 days.

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Baffin Main Image webBolt-A-Bin best for Baffin bridge abutmentsAIL MINING was contracted for the design and supply of four sets of Bolt-A-Bin bridge abutments for the Mary’s River iron ore operation on Baffin Island in Canada’s high arctic.

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Peru Project Index ImageLatin America's largest steel box culvert keeps a low profile in Peru With the rainy season coming soon, this customer wanted a faster, more-economical alternative to a cast-in-place bridge for their remote Puente Ccalaccapcha stream crossing in Peru. It needed to be easy to assemble, have a low profile for grade requirements and have a wide mouth for optimized hydraulics.

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GRS Project ImageReplacement GRS Bridge installs in just six daysWhen a major oil and gas operation needed to replace a failed culvert on an Alberta resource road, an AIL Geotextile Reinforced Soil Bridge proved to be the most economical and expedient solution.

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IMG_2922(thumb2)Oil sands heavy haul road bridge installs quickly When a fast solution was needed for a heavy haul road stream crossing in Alberta’s oil sands, a Big R Prefabricated Bridge from AIL MINING was the perfect choice. The three-section bridge was installed quickly (after pilings) allowing the project to stay within an important environmental “fish window”.

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Guatamala(thumb)Four-Flange Structural Liner gives Guatemalan vent raise “THE EDGE” By selecting our innovative Four-Flange Structural Liner (aka “THE EDGE”) for a vent raise project, The Escobal Mine team saved valuable time and money over ringset and lagging or concrete alternatives. In addition to cost, our speed of engineering, manufacturing, delivery and installation were key factors in their decision. 

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Cordero-Rojo(thumb)Wyoming coal mine’s own crew builds big crossingThe Cordero Rojo Mine is located approximately 25 miles south of Gillette, Wyoming. In 2012, the mine extracted and shipped about 39.2 million tons of low-sulfur coal, primarily to electric utilities in the west, midwest and southeast US. When the mine needed a structural plate crossing (one of the State’s largest), Big R was selected to design and manufacture a Super•Cor Arch with Vist-A-Wall Headwalls and Wingwalls. 

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Bloom-Lake(thumb)AIL designs and supplies Quebec’s largest wire-faced crusher wallCliffs Natural Resources is a major global iron ore and coal producer with significant operations in Canada. As part of their Bloom Lake Phase II expansion project to double the iron ore mine’s annual capacity to 16 million tons, AIL was contracted to design and supply a large crusher wall. In fact, it is the largest wire-faced crusher wall in the province of Quebec. 

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Detour2(web)AIL’s largest plate structure to date, installed in Canada’s largest gold mineA U-shaped layout of two combined Super•Cor stockpile tunnels made a little AIL MINING history last year. This was the largest plate job ever sold within The AIL Group of Companies and, fittingly, it was for Canada’s largest gold mine — Detour Lake.

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Aggregates(web-thumb)Bolt-A-Plate Reclaim Tunnels take shape at Aggregates USA QuarryAIL MINING’s versatile Bolt-A-Plate Steel Structural Plate was just the right solution for two long reclaim tunnels going into a quarry site in Sparta, Georgia.

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Worlds-Copper-mineSuper•Cor helps reposition world’s largest copper mineAs part of the Escondida Ore Access Project,  AIL Mining was contracted to design and supply five large conveyor underpasses for the heavy haul roads.

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Carlin-East(web1)Bolt-A-Plate extends Newmont’s Carlin East PortalHaving previously provided conveyor tunnels, an escape tunnel, a public road overpass arch and MSE headwalls to Newmont Ghana Limited’s Akyem Gold Mine, AIL MINING was selected to design and supply a portal extension for Newmont’s Carlin East Mine in Nevada.

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sharkbite(thumb)Oil sands wildlife underpass supports heavy loadsWith demonstrated experience in wildlife crossings and mine site infrastructure, AIL MINING was a natural selection to design and supply a Super•Cor wildlife crossing on the oil sand fields just north of Fort McMurray, AB.

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BAB(thumb)Bridge provides access to Alaskan mine reclamationIn support of ongoing mine reclamation activities at the Red Devil Mine on the Kuskokwim River, the Bureau of Land Management contracted with design-build specialist, Marsh Creek, LLC, on a bridge and access road to this historic mercury mine. 

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Edwardsport(thumb)Super•Cor Bridges angle in on budget to support double track loadWhen a new rail spur had to cross a protected Southern Indiana stream to deliver coal to a thermal generating plant, minimum structural depth, a skewed alignment and heavy storm flows were the critical constraints. The project team had looked at various solutions. 

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Crude(thumb)COLT Hub trains rolling on Super•Cor structureNorth Dakota’s oil boom is taking off but, with no pipeline in the area, large infrastructure developments are needed “yesterday” to get the crude to the refineries and markets. The COLT Hub is no exception...

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kinross1(thumb)Speedy installation keeps haul road project on trackFairbanks Gold Mining needed a quick solution for transporting ore to their new gravity heap leach facility. Our heavy haul road was an efficient and cost-effective solution.

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Super•Cor Arch designed for future dismantleSuper•Cor Arch designed for future dismantleAIL designed a Super•Cor Arch to minimize environmental impact during future dismantling at a mine in British Columbia, Canada.

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Urgent bridge replacement: from site prep to first train in 120 days
Urgent bridge replacement: from site prep to first train in 120 daysOn an accelerated schedule, AIL MINING manufactured, delivered and installed twin Super•Cor Arches, getting trains back on track in 120 days in Western Australia.

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Adding value in Wyoming haul road crossingAdding value in Wyoming haul road crossingBig R’s Super•Cor and Vist-A-Walls provided great value for a power plant in Wyoming, US, by saving customer money on material, shipping and assembly.

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No traffic interruptions for Super•Cor heavy haul road arch installation
No traffic interruptions for Super•Cor heavy haul road arch installationAtlantic Civil Products – a major AIL Group licensee – manufactured, shipped and installed Super•Cor heavy haul road arches for an Australia mine, on an accelerated schedule and without traffic interruptions.

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AIL engineers world’s largest arch

AIL engineers world’s largest archOn an accelerated schedule, AIL designed and fabricated the world’s largest structural plate arch using Super•Cor for a coal mine in Whitehorse Creek, Alberta, Canada.

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AIL designs strong, economical and green solution
AIL designs strong, economical and green solution Super•Cor Arch spans 20 m without disturbing waterway, saving the client time and money over conventional concrete bridging options.

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Ontario quarry sees the upside of down
Ontario quarry sees the upside of downAIL’s Vist-A-Walls provided an innovative ramp solution for a quarry dump project in Flamborough, Ontario, Canada.

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AIL and Vist-A-Walls support ‘The Fort’

AIL and Vist-A-Walls support ‘The Fort’AIL provided 3000 m2 of gracefully-curving Precast Panel Walls for huge interchange project in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada.

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Tight deadlines and heavy loads for new aggregate plant
Tight deadlines and heavy loads for new aggregate plantTo complete a reclaim tunnel project in Maryland, US, Big R Bridge provided a turnkey solution in record time using Bolt-A-Plate Structural Steel Plate.

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Super•Cor makes light work of a heavy haul road
Super•Cor makes light work of a heavy haul roadBig R Bridge designed and manufactured a heavy haul road crossing in New Mexico, US, that proved a perfect solution for both the client and the Department of Transportation.

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Strong and versatile, Hel-Cor supports reclaim tunnel
Strong and versatile, Hel-Cor supports reclaim tunnelBy committing to an accelerated manufacturing and delivery schedule, Atlantic Civil Products ensured fast delivery of a reclaim tunnel project in Dunnstown, Australia.

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Multi-Plate Arch part of Wodonga Rail Bypass Project
Multi-Plate Arch part of Wodonga Rail Bypass ProjectAtlantic Civil Products lent support to a notable rail bypass project in Wodonga, Australia.

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Multi-Plate goes big in Carborough Downs stockpile tunnel
Multi-Plate goes big in Carborough Downs stockpile tunnelAustralia’s largest coal reserve is thankful for Atlantic Civil Products’ economical and convenient stockpile tunnel solution.

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