On Site Dynamic Drop Testing

Drop testing rock bolts is a service that Sandvik can provide for you to prove the capabilities of the ground support products in the mines real life rock conditions.

The test rig can be transported to site, where a highly trained R&D Engineer can perform a series of drop tests including several variations of input load energy, up to 30kJ.

The test rig is fully self contained and only needs mine air to operate

Sandvik have in place a set of “Safe Working Procedures” for drop testing that are available for our customers and should be followed for safe and successful Drop Testing of the MD / MDX Bolts

Ground support technical aspects MDx bolts