Mining Field Services

SMS Equipment has been a trusted partner in the mining industry for over 30 years. There are no conditions we haven’t seen, no obstacles too large for us to overcome, and no problem that we can’t solve. Our in-depth understanding of the mining industry has helped us provide solutions that are mining specific, and that means solutions unlike any other industry on earth.

Scheduled Shutdowns

A scheduled shutdown is a good time to assess and make necessary repairs to equipment. In mining operations, that often involves large machines such as mining shovels that have to be separated to access components that require repair or maintenance. At SMS Equipment, we provide Cable Shovel Maintenance and Repairs that includes but is not limited to:

  • Overhauls for swing systems, hoist systems, crowd systems, propel systems, point sheaves, and undercarriage
  • Boom lowering and raising
  • Suspensions rope replacement
  • Decommissioning disassembly
  • Bucket fabrication
  • Structural repairs for booms, sticks, buckets, revolving frames, and car bodies
  • Line boring and machining
  • Thermographic troubleshooting and audits
  • Component repair and replacement
  • Fault diagnosis and repair

Hydraulic Shovels Maintenance and Repairs

Including but not limited to:

  • Component repair and replacement
  • Overhauls for undercarriage
  • Structural repairs for booms, sticks, buckets, revolving frames, and car bodies
  • Line boring and machining
  • Thermographic troubleshooting and audits
  • Fault diagnosis and repair
  • Bucket fabrication

Dragline Maintenance and Repairs

 Including but not limited to:

  • Overhauls for swing systems, hoist systems, drag systems, propel systems, point sheaves, fairleads, and undercarriage
  • Boom lowering and raising
  • Suspensions rope replacement
  • Decommissioning disassembly
  • Bucket fabrication
  • Structural repairs for booms, tubs, revolving frames and car bodies
  • Line boring and machining
  • Coupling and motor laser alignment
  • Thermographic troubleshooting and audits
  • Component repair and replacement