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Review of Collision Avoidance Systems for Mine Safety Management: Development Status and Applications

광산안전관리를 위한 충돌방지시스템의 개발현황과 적용사례

  • 이채영 (부경대학교 환경해양대학 에너지자원공학과) ;
  • 서장원 (부경대학교 에너지자원연구소) ;
  • 백지은 (부경대학교 환경해양대학 에너지자원공학과) ;
  • 최요순
  • Received : 2017.10.12
  • Accepted : 2017.10.20
  • Published : 2017.10.31

Abstract

This study analyzed the development status and applications of collision avoidance systems for mine safety management. The definitions of collision avoidance system used in Australia and USA were compared. Sensing technologies utilized in the collision avoidance systems were reviewed. In addition, several collision avoidance systems developed in oversea mining company, such as $MineAlert^{TM}$ Collision Awareness System, Cat $MineStar^{TM}$, and Intelligent Proximity Detection, were reviewed. In the domestic mining industry, no collision avoidance system was used. However, similar systems were utilized in the construction and railroad industry. Collision avoidance system can prevent unexpected collision accident and thus improve worker's safety in mine. Therefore, it is necessary to analyze and apply sensors and system appropriate for the domestic mining environment via review of overseas collision avoidance system.

Keywords

Collision avoidance;Sensor technologies;Mine safety management;Proximity detection

Acknowledgement

Grant : ICT 기반 지하광산용 근접탐지시스템 개발, 광물자원 탐사.개발

Supported by : 한국광물자원공사, 산업통상자원부

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