Presenters' Resources

Presenters' Resources

Hoist and Haul is the latest in a series of International Conferences on Mine Hoisting and is held every five years. Hoist and Haul is a peer reviewed conference and will cover systems or technology associated with the transportation of personnel, material and minerals in and out of an underground mine.

These are the Topics that will be covered by the technical papers.

  • Mine hoist plant selection
  • Hoisting and shaft ropes
  • Hoist rope attachments
  • Shaft conveyances
  • Mine hoist electrical - motors and drives
  • Head sheaves
  • Mine hoist braking systems
  • Loading pockets and dumping systems
  • Mine shaft conveyance guiding
  • Mine hoist mechanical – gears, auxiliary drives, couplings, foundations
  • Hoist plant maintenance and inspections, NDE
  • Wear materials for shaft conveyances and loading pockets
  • Innovative mine hoist plant design

The Call for Abstracts is now closed.

The technical committee is reviewing the abstracts received. Email notification to submitters will be sent at the end of January 2020.

Author’s guidelines will be posted shortly.

Other important dates:

Notification to authors: January 31, 2020
Full paper submission deadline: March 20, 2020
Notification to authors: April 24, 2020
Final revised paper submission deadline: May 15, 2020
Presenters’ registration deadline: May 31, 2020


Authors must register and pay the author/presenter registration fee before May 31, 2020 in order to guarantee their place in the proceedings and in the program schedule. Conferences rely on registration fees from all categories of attendees for financial sustainability. A preferential registration fee is set for presenters in recognition of their special contribution to the conference.