Coal Mining Solutions

For nearly 50 years Ampcontrol has designed, manufactured and delivered integrated electrical solutions that improve safety, maintain efficient coal mining operations and meet stringent regulatory requirements. From our humble beginnings to being recognised as an industry leader in electrical solutions, we have consistently ensured our products meet the expectations of our customers in terms of safety, performance, quality, technical excellence, reliability, efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Asset Management Solutions

Engaging Ampcontrol as your asset management partner means continuity of technical support from the OEM and a commitment to making sure the equipment runs as it is supposed to, doesn’t breakdown, and is statutory compliant. We know the operational value of what we design and manufacture which is why we are focused on optimising the equipment you have invested in and ensuring operational availability.

Traction Substations

Ampcontrol’s traction substations are designed for the supply of AC and DC traction loads such as rail/light rail transport systems. Ampcontrol has over two decades of experience in the design and manufacture of high power traction systems. Our solutions can be found all over Australia providing the vital link between the AC supply system and the AC or DC rail, tram, winder and underground material haulage infrastructure systems.

Relocatable Substations

Ampcontrol’s relocatable substations are field proven power distribution solutions designed for use on mine sites, utility networks and in industrial environments. Designed for flexibility of application, our relocatable substations are suitable for powering heavy plant and machinery including draglines, shovels and drills in coal, metalliferous and sand mining operations.

Capability Statement – Services

Ampcontrol is committed to supporting our customers to maintain efficient and safe operations and to optimise their electrical assets. With strategically located operations across Australia, we provide specialist MV and HV electrical service support for power distribution, electrical and electronic equipment and automated control systems. We have a well equipped fleet of service vehicles and teams providing quick response 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Capability Statement – Hard Rock Mining

The strength of our innovative solutions lies in our specialist engineers who are committed to discovering, developing and implementing market leading technology. We are proud that our team has led the way and created scalable electrical solutions that suit the unique system challenges and hazards of hard rock mining.

Electrical Support Services

Ampcontrol is committed to partnering with you to optimise the electrical equipment you have invested in to ensure its operational availability. With strategically located operations across Australia, we offer specialist electrical support services from the best advice on planning and installation, to maintenance, repairs, upgrades and overhauls, project management, system design and automated process control.

Hard Rock Mining Solutions

Ampcontrol understands your hard rock mining needs and has a proven track record delivering products and systems that comply with the latest mining electrical standards. From protection relays to the integrated power distribution systems they go in, Ampcontrol’s customised, scalable electrical solutions suit the unique system challenges and hazards of hard rock mining. We offer a broad range of solutions individually or as a complete site installation.

11kV/3.3kV Longwall Substations

Ampcontrol’s Longwall Substations can include up to 10 outlets and are offered in both flameproof and ingress protected (IP66) enclosures, built to customer specifications. Ampcontrol design and manufacture a range of underground substations up to 7.5MVA and customises each to meet the applications required. Longwall Substations are typically 11kV/3.3kV up to 7.5MVA and have been manufactured in either flameproof or ingress protected (IP66) variations.