Mine Covers Your


mine covers yours

Astron has been awarded the cable cover supply contract for Ravensworth Mine. Owned by Xstrata Coal, Ravensworth Mine is one of the world’s largest exporter of thermal coal. Astron Plastics is one of Australasia’s largest manufacturer of underground cable covers. The protectors are made from 100% recycled plastic.

The polymeric protector sheets comply with the strict standards of ASNZ 4702-2000, which is critical. They help protect against some of the dangers of diggers damaging buried cables for electricity, gas, telecommunication, water etc. To make sure their products can withstand the expected rigours, Astron uses some of the most advanced penetration testing technology available.