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Industry Processes

Infrastructure construction

Applications

  • Signalling/positioning
  • Operating on heavy machinery
  • Pipe handling

User needs

  • Abrasion resistance
  • Dexterity
  • Comfort

Extraction & exploration

Applications

  • Drilling & blasting
  • Hydraulic set & testing
  • Loading & hauling

User needs

  • Dexterity and grip
  • Comfort
  • High visibility

Crushing

Applications

  • Crushing & unloading ore
  • Primary grinding
  • Inspection of primary product

User needs

  • Enhanced wet/oil grip
  • Chemical resistance to splash
  • Comfort for hot environment

Washing & preparation

Applications

  • Concentration, mixing and palletisation
  • Use of binding agents
  • Cleaning of equipment

User needs

  • Durability
  • Cut resistance
  • Improved chemical protection

Transport & logistics

Applications

  • Hydraulic repair
  • Product inspection
  • Shipping and loading of product

User needs

  • Oil and wet grip
  • Chemical resistance to splash
  • Cut resistance

Service/maintenance

Applications

  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Conveyer and long wall maintenance
  • Re-fuel oil, fluid and diesel

User needs

  • Cut resistance
  • Durability
  • Dexterity, tactility

Rescue & emergency response

Applications

  • Fire extinguishing
  • Rescue/extraction from confined spaces
  • Basic first aid

User needs

  • Chemical protection
  • FR and ARC Protection