Minvent Solutions

Overhead Protection Systems

Minvent Solutions specialises in developing, implementing and maintaining systems for mining, industrial and environmental companies globally, including overhead protection systems (OPS). It provides a team of diversified and experienced personnel, committed to providing total customer satisfaction.

Mining and industrial protection, ventilation and environmental systems

Minvent Solutions' core competencies are in the fields of designing, manufacturing and servicing for mining and industrial protection, ventilation and environmental systems. These include but are not limited to:

  • OPS
  • Underground mine ventilation controls
  • Shaft plugs
  • Ore and waste pass plugs
  • Backfill walls (paste fill)
  • Pre-slot systems
  • Rom grizzly protection systems
  • Refractory maintenance systems
  • Project management, supervision and training
  • Design, installation and commissioning
  • Engineering capabilities
  • Crushers, chutes, vaults and feeders specific to open cut miing

Design, manufacture and service for overhead protection systems

Minvent Solutions is a major service provider of OPS to Australian and international mining, industrial and environmental businesses and projects. Minvent Solutions' capabilities within the overhead protection field include, but are not limited to:

  • Inflatable and re-usable OPS
  • Modular, portable plugs and walls
  • Underground ventilation controls
  • Inflatable formwork
  • Onsite support in installation, supervision and training
  • Hire options
  • Qualified technicians, trainers and supervisors
  • Refractory protection systems
  • Design and implementation

Safe, inflatable and re-useable overhead protection systems

Minvent Solutions produces safe, cost-effective and efficient inflatable OPS (inflatable form work) that are specifically designed to improve safety, and significantly reduce your shutdown times.

Our systems allow you to get into your chutes, feeders and crushers without needing to clean out the areas above and around the intended work zone. Saving up to days of your down time and allowing for significantly more production.

Integrated business management system

Minvent Solutions has aligned itself with international safety standards and as such has commenced the implementation process of an integrated business management system encompassing the following certifications:

  • ISO 9001:2000 quality management system
  • AS/NZS 4801:2001 safety management system
  • ISO 14001:2004 environmental management system
  • AS/NZS 4360:2004 risk management system

The principles that the integrated business management system is based upon are:

  • Customer focus
  • Leadership
  • Involvement of people
  • Process approach
  • System approach to management
  • Continual improvement
  • Factual approach to decision-making
  • Mutually beneficial supplier relationships

About Minvent Solutions

Minvent Solutions was established in April 1993 in Perth, Western Australia. Its operations in Bayswater encompass design and manufacture, sales, service, research and development, administration and warehousing. Minvent has since moved to larger premises in Bassenden.

The company employs a diverse range of individuals, each bringing significant industry experience and an array of skills to produce a highly professional team of achievers.

Minvent Solutions is committed to providing competent and professional people and systems for mining, industrial and environmental projects that will improve its clients' productivity and safety performance.

Contact Details

Minvent Solutions
115 Broadway
Bassendean 6054
Western Australia
Contact: Justin Russell
+61 8 9377 1129
+61 8 9377 1164

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Minvent Overhead Protection Systems for Mines 03 December 2014 Minvent Solutions designs and supplies overhead protection systems for the mining industry.