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    Underground mining - Shaft equipment Conveyances for vertical shafts

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  18-07-2002

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS/NZS 3485.4:2002 UNDERGROUND MINING-SHAFT EQUIPMENT - CONVEYANCES FOR VERTICAL SHAFTS
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    6 - 1 SCOPE
    6 - 2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    7 - 3 DEFINITIONS
    7 - 3.1 Approved and approval
    7 - 3.2 Attachments
    7 - 3.3 Chairing
    7 - 3.4 Conveyance
    7 - 3.5 Conveyance guide assemblies
    7 - 3.6 Dead load
    7 - 3.7 Gripper system
    7 - 3.8 Guides
    7 - 3.9 Live load
    7 - 3.10 Main loadbearing component
    7 - 3.11 Overwind
    7 - 3.12 Rated load
    7 - 3.13 Shall
    7 - 3.14 Should
    8 - 3.15 Statutory authority
    8 - 4 RATING
    8 - 5 MATERIALS
    8 - 5.1 Main loadbearing components
    8 - 5.2 Other than main loadbearing components
    8 - 6 STRUCTURAL
    8 - 6.1 Loads
    9 - 6.2 Load combinations
    9 - 6.2.1 Main loadbearing components
    9 - 6.2.2 Other than main loadbearing components
    9 - 6.3 Design
    9 - 6.3.1 Steels complying with materials specified in AS 3990 and AS 4100
    10 - 6.3.2 Materials other than those covered by Clause 6.3.1
    10 - 7 COMPONENTS
    10 - 7.1 General
    10 - 7.2 Conveyances for people
    11 - 7.3 Conveyances for materials
    11 - 7.4 Conveyances for minerals
    11 - 7.4.1 Skips
    11 - 7.4.2 Kibbles
    11 - 7.5 Counterweights
    11 - 7.6 Stages
    12 - 7.7 Attachments
    12 - 8 CONVEYANCE GUIDING ASSEMBLIES
    12 - 8.1 General
    12 - 8.2 Guide shoes and slipper assemblies
    12 - 8.3 Guide wheel assemblies
    12 - 9 WELDING
    13 - 10 INSPECTION AND TESTING
    13 - 10.1 Main loadbearing components
    13 - 10.2 Welded joints
    13 - 10.3 Dead load
    13 - 10.4 Proof load test
    13 - 10.4.1 General
    13 - 10.4.2 Cages, cars, carriages, counterweights and stages
    14 - 10.4.3 Kibbles and skips
    14 - 11 TEST CERTIFICATE
    14 - 12 MARKING
    15 - APPENDIX A - INFORMATION TO BE PROVIDED BY THE PURCHASER
    16 - APPENDIX B - INFORMATION TO BE PROVIDED BY THE SUPPLIER

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for conveyances used in vertical-shaft mine-winding installations, including fixtures on the conveyance, but not suspension pins for connecting head rope, tail rope attachments or gripper assemblies. Information that should be provided by the purchaser and supplier are given in appendices.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for conveyances used in vertical-shaft mine-winding installations, including fixtures on the conveyance, but not suspension pins for connecting head rope, tail rope attachments or gripper assemblies.NOTE: Information that should be provided by the purchaser and supplier are given in Appendices A and B respectively.

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    Committee ME-018
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS 3785.4-1992.
    Jointly revised and designated as AS/NZS 3785.4:2002. Originated as AS 3785.4-1992. Jointly revised and designated as AS/NZS 3785.4:2002.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 4100-1998 Steel structures (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 3990-1993 Mechanical equipment - Steelwork (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 3785.7-2006 Underground mining - Shaft equipment Sheaves
    AS 3637.5-1989 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment - Rope swivels and swivel hooks
    AS 1654.2-1995 ISO system of limits and fits - Tables of standard tolerance grades and limit deviations for holes and shafts
    AS 1710-1986 Non-destructive testing - Ultrasonic testing of carbon and low alloy steel plate - Test methods and quality classification
    AS 3637.4-1989 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment - Drawbars and connecting links
    AS 3785.7-1993 Underground mining - Shaft equipment - Sheaves
    AS 1710-2007 Non-destructive testing - Ultrasonic testing of carbon and low alloy steel plate and universal sections - Test methods and quality classification
    AS 3637.4-2002 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Drawbars and connecting links
    AS 3637.1-1989 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment - General requirements
    AS 3637.2-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Detaching hooks
    AS 3637.5-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Rope swivels and swivel hooks
    AS 3637.2-1989 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment - Detaching hooks
    AS/NZS 1554.1:2004 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures
    AS 3670-1989 Non-destructive testing - Ultrasonic testing of universal beams and columns
    AS 3785.6-1992 Underground mining - Shaft equipment - Guides and rubbing ropes for conveyances
    AS/NZS 1554.1:2000 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures
    AS/NZS 3678:1996 Structural steel - Hot-rolled plates, floorplates and slabs
    AS/NZS 1554.5:2004 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures subject to high levels of fatigue loading
    AS/NZS 3679.1:1996 Structural steel - Hot-rolled bars and sections
    AS 3637.1-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment General requirements (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 3637.6-1991 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment - Shackles and chains
    AS 3637.6-2005 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Shackles and chains
    AS 1657-1992 Fixed platforms, walkways, stairways and ladders - Design, construction and installation
    AS/NZS 1554.4:2004 Structural steel welding - Welding of high strength quenched and tempered steels
    AS/NZS 1554.4:1995 Structural steel welding - Welding of high strength quenched and tempered steels
    AS 3637.3-1997 Underground mining - Winding suspension equipment Rope cappings
    AS/NZS 1554.5:1995 Structural steel welding Welding of steel structures subject to high levels of fatigue loading
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