Rocprop

Rocprop™ is a compact mechanical prop that has been specifically designed for underground mining applications. It provides active support using hydraulic preloading and will safely yield up to 30% of its initial height
Rocprop Steel Roof Support
Rocprop Steel Roof Support
Rocprop Steel Roof Support
Handling and Installation

Rocprop Applications:

  • Longwall take-offs
  • Maingate support
  • Tailgates where there is access to water and compressed air

Rocprops size and weight allow large quantities to be transported into the mine on a single trip. Installation includes simply placing the Rocprop into the footboard and extending it hydraulically to the roof. Rocprops can be extended using any source of fluid pressure.

Rocprop is available for mining heights from 1.2m to 6.5m and comes with a variety of headboards. Its all steel construction eliminates fire risk hazard.