Any mining site underground requires a comprehensive and well designed electrical system to ensure the safety of workers as well as the smooth running of operations. Becker SMC has decades of experience in providing high quality electrical components, controls and power distribution equipment for a range of industries, including mining and tunneling.
Becker’s comprehensive range of motor control solutions are designed to provide safe and efficient control of motors in potentially hazardous environments. The company’s explosion-proof motor starters are specially designed for use in applications where there is a risk of flammable gas or dust being present.
Becker’s longwall electrical controls are used to manage the power supply and distribution to longwall mining operations. These controls help to ensure that the correct amount of power is supplied to the various pieces of equipment on the longwall, and that any potential problems are quickly identified and rectified.
The company also manufactures a range of electrical components for use in mining and tunneling operations, such as cable glands, junction boxes and panel boards. These products are all designed to meet the strict safety standards that are required in these industries.
Alongside the manufacturing of these excellent technologies includes a commitment to consistent innovation. Becker is constantly striving to develop new and improved products that can provide even greater levels of safety and efficiency for their customers.
Becker equipment is known for its quality and consistency, with these products now trusted across over 800 mining sites in the USA. The team at Becker offers unprecedented customer service and the best in troubleshooting support each step of the way.
If you are responsible for the electrical systems in a mining or tunneling operation, then Becker SMC should be your first choice for high quality components, controls and power distribution equipment.
This post was written by Justin Tidd, Director at Becker Mining Systems! For nearly a half a century, Becker Mining has been at the forefront of industry safety. Becker/SMC is the industry’s leader in increasingly more sophisticated electrical control systems. Most of the major innovations, design features and specialized electrical components have been developed by Becker/SMC.