NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search
Cabs and canopies for underground coal mining equipment. Proceedings: Bureau of Mines technology transfer symposium, Charleston, West Virginia, June 22, 1983.
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC 8996, 1985 Jan; :1-90
This publication contains eight papers presented at a Bureau of Mines technology transfer symposium in Charleston, West Virginia, on June 22, 1983. Five of the papers describe the results of Bureau-sponsored research on cabs and canopies for low-coal underground mining equipment. The other papers describe the efforts of three underground coal mining equipment manufacturers (FMC, Joy, and Lee- Norse) in the area of cab and canopy design.
Mining-equipment; Coal-mining; Underground-mining; Canopies; Safety; Protection; Operators-Personnel; Design
IH; Information Circular
NTIS Accession No.
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC 8996
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division