Case Study: Mining Platform


Customer Location: Russia

Scenario: This project included the automation of a mining platform. The goal was to automatically lift the drilling machines using pneumatic winches that worked in unison with one another.

  1. Explosion proof equipment as per ATEX for Zone 1 required
  2. Special control console was needed in order for all winches to be controlled by one sole operator 

Solution: Twelve Custom Pneumatic Winches

Technical Solution was provided by Ingersoll Rand in co-operation with NDI Tec GmbH – distributor of Ingersoll Rand in Germany. The scope of supply was:

  • 4 pcs. x  Pneumatic winch LS2000R-PH-CE (lifting capacity 2 ton)
  • 8 pcs. x Pneumatic winch LS5000R-PH-CE (lifting capacity 5 ton)
  • Control console


Do you need a custom pneumatic winches for your mining operations? Let Ingersoll Rand customize pulling and lifting equipment for you today.