Computer Assisted Remote Control and Automation System for Longwall Shearers
Organization: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
Jan 1, 1985
The automation and centralized monitoring of longwall type underground mining is presently an important subject matter of research in France. The purposes are :to improve safety and working conditions to increase productivity.to improve efficiency in machine operation through continuous "health monitoring". to make winning possible in difficult seams.