Underground exhaust system ready for commercialisation

COLLABORATION between researchers, the Australian coal industry, original equipment manufacturers and regulators has delivered a “commercial-ready” exhaust filter system for underground diesel vehicles.

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The wall flow DFP project was trialled at Centennial Coal's Newstan colliery in NSW.

In Australian coal mines, diesel vehicles are the primary means of transporting workers and materials underground.

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