VOTORANTIM SERVICE HOIST
FKC-Lake Shore recently provided design-build services for a multi-use Service Hoist that will be stationed at Votorantim Metals' Vazante Mine located in Minas Gerais, Brazil. FKC-Lake Shore is responsible for the design and fabrication of the Hoist and Control Components. Once in use, this Hoisting System will be used in two, separate phases.
Phase I (Excavation Phase):
The Hoist will be used for material hoisting (rock) during shaft development.
The hoist will be used for personnel access and removal of components and materials used in maintenance of pumps.