Research and Development
Innovation through industry leading research and development
We are continuously working to optimise and increase the quality and efficiency of our product developments.
Our ongoing investment in manufacturing and R&D ensures we deliver products at optimal quality and the best possible cost to our customers.
Minova support and fund mining research and testing projects with multiple Australian universities and Industry Associations including :
- University of Wollongong
- University of NSW
- Curtin University WA
- Monash University
- University of Southern Queensland
Full Scale NSW Testing Facility
Investment in Innovation
We have also been involved in research projects sponsored by the ACARP (Australian Coal Association Research Program). More recently these have included:
- Development of New Testing Procedure for the assessment of resin performance for improved encapsulated roof bolt installation in coal mines.
- Self Drilling Rockbolt Technology
- Shear testing of the major Australian cable bolts under different pretension loads.