Digging Deeper: Exploring FLANDERS’ Underground Mining Capabilities

Underground mining operations face some of the most demanding working conditions anywhere. To maintain productivity and profitability, your electrical equipment must function flawlessly, cope with unexpected demands, and afford maximum Return on Investment (ROI) while decreasing Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).

Since 1986, FLANDERS has been an industry leader in designing, building, installing, and servicing the highest-quality, most efficient, and dependable electrical equipment for underground mining operations. And as no two operations are the same, FLANDERS excels in delivering customized solutions for the specific challenges faced by your mining operation.

Innovation is the driving force in cost containment and maximizing profitability. FLANDERS enjoys a well-earned reputation for devising new solutions for underground mining’s long-standing mechanical and electrical issues and is a trusted partner the world over, ensuring that mining operations’ electrical rotating equipment performs safely, on demand, and with maximum efficiency.

Power Centers & Controls

Customizable Designs for Your Exact Needs

FLANDERS is a leader in the field of power center and distribution design, fabrication, and service for underground mining operations. From substations to 460 VAC to 4160 VAC Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) offering precise belt speed control to FLANDERS’ unique, portable 4160 VAC VFD that powers a 2000HP mine fan, FLANDERS will design and build the perfect solution for your operation’s challenges.

Underground Diesel Generator

FLANDERS’ Underground Diesel Generator, customized to your exact requirements, offers incredible flexibility in relocating your mining equipment. Tramming a miner with FLANDERS’ portable generator now takes hours instead of days.

FLANDERS Complete Underground Solutions

Underground AC Shuttle Car Motor Solutions

Made in America and built to last, FLANDERS AC underground motors can handle your operation’s environmental and workload demands. Whatever your needs–30HP pump motor, 35HP feeder motor, 75HP tram motor, or beyond–count on FLANDERS quality.

Rebuilt 1300 KVA Underground Power Center

Another area of expertise for FLANDERS is in underground power centers and high-voltage distribution.

AC & DC Motor Repair

We offer AC & DC motor repair for the underground mining industry. Count on FLANDERS to get your operation moving again quickly.

MSHA-Approved Explosion-Proof Motors

MSHA-approved for In-house Explosion-Proof Testing Part 7 Mining Motors.

PLC Controlled VFD Belt System

Specializes in PLC Controls and VFD Belt Systems for surface and underground mining applications.

FLANDERS Regional Service Centers

Responsive, Timely Service

FLANDERS’ Regional Service Centers (RSCs) provide responsive and timely on-site support and service to keep your operation moving and maximize your ROI.

With highly experienced, MSHA underground-certified technicians and engineers, the Regional Service Centers specialize in refurbishing underground power centers to like-new condition.

FLANDERS’ engineering staff has expertise in identifying opportunities for efficiency and reliability system upgrades to decrease your total cost of ownership and increase profitability. Simulated field testing ensures fast, trouble-free commissioning.