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Mining Systems

Tensar International offers a number of solutions to support the unique requirements of mining and tunneling construction. Tensar® Mining Systems include a family of polymeric grid products.

Made from high-strength, corrosion-resistant polymers, these geosynthetic reinforcement products are lightweight and easy to handle; this allows for safe, quick and easy installation, resulting in significantly fewer back, hand and facial injuries.

    We also offer solutions for a variety of surface applications at coal, mineral and other mining systems that increase your productivity and lower your operating costs, including:

    Reinforcement Solutions Below and Above Ground

    Compared with metal reinforcement products, Tensar mining grids can reduce installation and material handling time up to 75%.

    Our Mining Systems offer cost-effective solutions for a wide range of underground mine and tunnel applications, including:

    • Rib Control (Tensar® TX and BX Mining Grid)
    • Roof Control (Tensar TX and Tensar® UX3340 Roof Mats)
    • Longwall Screens (Minex™ Rock Mesh)
    • Highwall Screens (Tensar TX Mining Grid)
    • Road Reinforcement (Spectra® Roadway Improvement System)
    • Grade Separation – (Retaining Wall Systems: Mesa®, ARES® and SierraScape®; Sierra® Slope Retention System)

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