Coal Mining

BBE specialises in designs, studies, project  support, site support, reviews and all other technical matters related to the underground coal mine environment.

Coal Mining

Our multi-disciplinary consultants provide site support with coal mine ventilation, gas management, fugitive emissions, and cooling projects for complete ventilation systems. Our experience includes infrastructure engineering design for main fans, bulk air cooling and refrigeration systems.

BBE specialises in designs, studies, project support, site support, reviews and all other technical matters related to the underground coal mine environment.

BBE offers strategic ventilation mine planning, including estimates of life-of-mine ventilation, heat loads and cooling requirements, sizing of infrastructure, equipment selection, technical reports and specifications, capital and operating costs. BBE also undertakes peer review and due diligence studies on mine ventilation projects.

  • Life-of-mine ventilation planning
  • Ventilation network modelling
  • Analysis, design and optimisation of ventilation systems and networks
  • Preparing scope of works, equipment specifications and drawings for inclusion in tender packages
  • Heat management and mine cooling
  • Dust control and management
  • Gas management strategies
  • Analysis and predictions of specific gas emissions
  • Goaf drainage design and optimisation
  • Fugitive emissions forecasting, monitoring, reporting and reduction
  • Ventilation surveys and audits of underground coal mines
  • Operational assistance for ventilation changes, sealing, training and documentation
  • Ventilation Officer mentoring and support
Coal Mining

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