Traffic lights at mines Gaspe underground operations

CIM Bulletin, Vol. 81, No. 913, 1988

JEAN-LOUIS FRENETTE* and FRANQOIS HIMBEAULT, Mines Gaspe, A division of Noranda Minerals Murdochville, Quebec

Flow of traffic in the underground mine has been improved through the years with clever use of traffic lights. The evolution is characterized by three major design changes. This paper will scan the basic criteria of these designs.
Keywords: Underground mining, Traffic, Safety, Maintenance.