Conveyor systems provide an efficient, reliable, cost-effective and lower-risk method of removing muck and spoil from tunneling excavation sites. Since the late 1980s, when the benefits of using conveyor systems in tunneling projects first became apparent, Joy Global has been a worldwide leader in the manufacture and sale of conveyors designed and built& to withstand the harsh conditions associated with tunnel construction.

Joy Global provides all conveyor-based material handling equipment necessary for removing muck and spoil from tunnel excavation sites. This equipment is specifically engineered to smoothly handle the transport of materials from the tunnel excavation site to the surface and beyond.

Joy HAC System for Tunnelling

  • Uses standard idlers and rolls for quick and easy component replacement
  • May be shortened or lengthened or have the conveying angle altered for a new location

Joy Belt Winder

  • Simplifies and improves handling of your conveyor belt

Joy Belt Storage Units

  • 400-800m of storage
  • Complete two belt splices at the same time (if space permits)

Joy Discharges

  • Designed for your specific application to help eliminate spillage at the point of transfer
  • Critical component of our engineered transfer systems

Joy Drives

  • Designed for your specific  application
  • Designed for optimum availability and reliability

Joy Electrical Control Systems

  • Complete electrical packages are available
  • Joy Global conveyor modelling is available

Joy Take-ups

  • Designed to provide a smooth conveyor start, regardless of loading conditions
  • Designed to withstand rigorous operating conditions

Joy Tail End and Intermediate Loading Sections

  • Varying heights available for your specific applications
  • Variety of pulley arrangements available

Joy Complex Banking Equipment

  • Conveyor structure designed for horizontal curves

Joy Bespoke Support Structure

  • Equipment can be designed to retrofit existing systems
  • Designs available to withstand the most extreme conditions

Joy Related Structure Equipment

  • Allows for easy installation and relocation
  • Available in a wide range of standard sizes or uniquely designed to suit each application

Joy Idlers and Return Rolls

  • Counter bored, high quality ERW tube
  • Turned down and drilled bright bar shaft

Joy Idler Options

  • Designed to suit multi-purpose applications