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GLOBAL ENGINEERING TEAM KEEPS MINEARC AT THE FOREFRONT OF TECHNOLOGY

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As MineARC Systems continues to grow, so too does our focus on innovation and technology. As leaders in our field, our key priority is to continually offer the best and most advanced solutions on the market.

The MineARC Engineering Team are the key drivers of our continual advancements in product solutions. Our team of nine fully qualified in-house engineers and electricians within our Australian, South African and North American offices form a global network. Sharing skills and knowledge across international borders results in the development of strong, innovative ideas as well as allowing for 24hr engineering support for our clients.

“Our global team of engineers are highly focused on research and development, which has proven critical to keeping MineARC at the leading edge of technology and design,” says Geoff Whittaker, Director. “It is important for us here at MineARC to provide the team with the best software and resources available, in order to keep them at the top of their game.”

The engineering team at a glance:

Staff Profile_James Rau
Staff Profile_Daragh Quinn
Staff Profile_Luke Ackerman
Time with MineARC: 10 years
Office: North America
Key projects:
1. MSHA Certification of CoalSAFE Refuge Chambers
2. Permanent refuge calculator
3. Series IV project engineer and manager
Time with MineARC: 3 years
Office: Australia
Key projects:
1. Complete TunnelSAFE Range, compliant with both ITA and BSEN 16191 Guidelines
2. Compressed Air Management System for all MineARC Refuge Chambers
3. MineARC’s first StormSAFE Cyclone Shelter
Time with MineARC: 3 years
Office: North America
Key projects:
1. EnviroLAV Range for the North and South American markets
2. Automated Oxygen Delivery System and Positive Pressure Maintenance System
3. MineARC AirGEN CO/CO2 Scrubber
Staff Profile_Vance Cole
Staff Profile_Errol Hassett
Staff Profile_Sebastian Acosta
Time with MineARC: 7 years
Office: North America
Key projects:
1. ChemSAFE (Standard and Basic) Range, including various custom-built vestibules
2. MineSAFE Narrow Design Range
3. Fire resistance insulation R&D testing
Time with MineARC: 6 months
Office: Australia
Key projects:
1. Rock Bolt Cutter custom-designed modification – the ‘Projectile Safety Cap’
2. EnviroLAV adaptations for Asian market
3. TunnelSAFE Rail Design Project
Time with MineARC: 1 year
Office: Australia
Key projects:
1. Electric Stench Gas System with Master Controller
2. Fixed Gas Monitoring System
3. Custom Chamber Design
Staff Profile_AJ van den Berg
Staff Profile_Joseph Taylor
Staff Profile_Dave Pescott
Time with MineARC: 3 months
Office: South Africa
Key projects:
1. Expansion and restructure of the South African manufacturing facility
2. EnviroLAV manufacturing
Time with MineARC: 6 months
Office: Australia
Key projects:
1. Management of Australian manufacturing facility
2. EnviroLAV manufacturing
Time with MineARC: 2 years
Office: Australia
Key projects:
1. HyperION Cap Lamp Charger Rack
2. Positive Pressure Maintenance System
3. Fixed Gas Monitoring System

With an increase in clients requiring custom jobs to suit specific operations, the MineARC Engineering team are constantly required to provide unique solutions. No two jobs are the same.

For further information regarding MineARC’s Engineering Team and how they can assist with a custom solution, please email info@minearc.com.au