Vertical Mining Development

Procon is accomplished at vertical development, providing expert labour and equipment for various vertical methods from Alimak to longhole drop raising.

Versatility in Raising Methods

Procon has multiple stand-alone Alimak mining projects where we supply labour and equipment. Our experienced team can drive vertical raises upwards of 500 m using pneumatic or diesel climbers. We also have considerable experience in conventional raising, drop raising and bin excavation.

Slot Raises

Procon utilizes a fleet of mechanized drill rigs to safely drill slots and raises (Conventional Pulling, Down Reaming or Blind Boring) up to 760 mm in diameter.

Ladderway Installation

Procon has the systems and capacity to fabricate, supply and install ladder/escape-way infrastructure to mine regulation specifications.