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Mining Industry Design Applications

Global Fabric Structures provides a large range of interim and permanent weatherproof fabric structures for various mining applications including:

  • Heavy Equipment Covers
  • Super Haul Truck Workshops
  • Warehousing
  • Stockpiling
  • Storage
  • Site Shutdowns
  • Staffing Camps

The GFS pre-engineered range of clear span fabric structures are designed to be quick to install, easily relocatable and fully recyclable.

Accessory options include vehicle access door systems; personnel doors; mechanical ventilation systems; integration with HVAC; high bay lighting systems; and fire safety systems.

DESIGN APPLICATIONS

SUPER-HAUL TRUCK IGLOO WORKSHOPS

High capacity haul trucks that GFS structures can cover include:

  • CAT 793, 696, 797
  • Komatsu 860E, 830E, 930E, 960E-1
  • Liebherr T 282B
  • Belaz 75600
  • Bucyrus MT6300AC
  • DAC 120 DE

CONTAINER MOUNTED IGLOO SHELTERS

GFS rapid-span container mounted structures are constructed with a steel arched frame connected to containers or concrete panels. These structures are designed to suit any region in Australia and can be cyclone rated.

Options:

  • Weather curtains
  • Partial and full end walls, with or without doors

STOCKPILES

  • Super wide structures to cater for maximum cubic volume
  • Container mounted structures
  • Plinth mounted structures
  • Structures mounted on push-walls

WAREHOUSING AND WORKSHOPS

GFS structures offer a variety of profile options from TFS alloy frame to steel S-Span curved frame for various warehousing needs.

Features:

  • Storage and processing facilities
  • Bulk storage structures
  • Equipment storage

MAINTENANCE AND WORKSHOP FACILITIES

Accommodation Camps
Mobility and camp relocation are key requirements of the ever-changing mining industry.

GFS offer fast and efficient installation of modern mining camp facilities.

Mess Rooms

  • Full enclosed structures
  • Personnel access doors/roller doors
  • Air conditioning
  • Lighting
  • Ventilation and insulation