Making mining safe & cost effective
Leader in the mining industry
Focused on safety, quality and cost
Dedicated to Safety
Working closely with equipment suppliers and clients to make mining safer and more cost effective.
Thyssen Mining is a leading innovator in introducing new technology and methods to the mining industry.
Providing a wide range of services to the mining industry with a reputation for quality and an innovative approach.
Thyssen Mining is a leading mining contractor in the US and Canada and a world leader in shaft sinking.
Innovative With All Projects
Thyssen Mining has been successfully involved in projects across North America and is currently providing numerous contracting services.
Dedicated To Our Clients
From the sinking of the first shaft to the present, Thyssen Mining has been privileged to work with many mining companies in Canada and across the world.
Passionate About The Environment
We are committed to protecting the environment and ensuring that operations and personnel do not create any significant negative impact to the environment.
Noted for its expertise in shaft sinking, Thyssen Mining has the experience and capability to sink shafts through any type of ground. Expertise in timber and concrete lined shafts, sinking frozen shafts with either concrete, steel or cast iron linings.
Major ground stabilization and water control programs have been carried out over the years including both freezing and grouting. The most sophisticated of these was undertaken in the sinking of the Saskatchewan potash shafts.
As one of the first North American contracting companies to become involved in raise boring, Thyssen Mining has been providing raise boring services to the mining and civil construction industries since 1976.
Mine development projects include: ramps, drifts, crusher stations and storage bins. All types of excavations have been carried out in strata ranging from potash, to coal, to the hard rock of the Precambrian Shield.