Mining Rope

Mining Rope

Mining Industry demands the best in class wire rope, which can perform under one of the most adverse working conditions in the world. Usha Martin, an Industry leader in mining rope segment, provides ropes with excellent breaking load capacity and higher resistance to fatigue, wear, and abrasion helping users to achieve reduced downtime, longer life, and low maintenance cost.

Usha Martin Mining ropes find applications in the multiple areas including

  • Surface Mining
  1. Dragline: Hoist rope, Drag rope, Dump rope, Pendant rope
  2. Shovel: Hoist rope, Crowd rope/Retract rope, Trip rope, Pendant rope
  • Under Ground Mining
  1. Winder: Hoist rope, Balance rope, Guide rope
  2. Chair lift/ Man riding haulage rope
  3. Haulage/Scrapper rope
  • Aerial transportation rope
  • Cable belt conveyor rope

Size Range: 16 mm to 143 mm (0.6299 inch to 5.6299 inch)



Usha Martin has one of the best testing facilities to ensure that the ropes are of superior quality and match the most demanding applications and operating conditions.
Some of the major testing facilities for Mining Ropes at Usha Martin units are :

  • 100T Rope Breaking Load Testing M/c
  • 800T Rope Breaking load Testing M/c
  • 6.5T Wire Tensile Testing M/c