Mining & Quarrying vehicles fire protection systems.

We know how crucial it is to protect your machinery from fire. Vehicles like screeners and crushers are production-critical and the cost of one being at a standstill can be thousands a day. We’ve supplied, installed and maintained systems in everything from desert to arctic conditions in 53 countries. With our expert help you can cut out fires, cut out downtime and look after invaluable machinery and operators.

Helping you meet the unique challenges of mining and quarrying

Meeting you face-to-face is the start of a robust process that makes sure you get the best system for you.

We work around long production schedules and understand machines may need 97% availability.

We know how to deal with fires in confined spaces and in compact machines.

We’re used to working in inaccessible sites with harsh climates, altitude challenges, and extreme temperatures.

We can help you detect fire quickly with infra-red fast detection - crucial when you’re working with machines that carry vast amounts of fuel.

Our fast-acting systems buy operators valuable time and allow a quick escape from elevated cabs.

We can supply, install and maintain.

We thrive in tough, hazardous situations wherever they are in the world.

Fire hazards in mining & quarrying vehicles

Our approach to mining and quarrying systems

Meeting you face-to-face is the start of a robust process that makes sure you get a system that’s as good as it can be.


Some system providers ‘fit and forget’. But we believe that installations are where our responsibility begins. Here are some of the ongoing ways we help minimise the impact that fires have on your business.

Servicing Packages

Ongoing servicing and maintenance to make sure your fire systems respond when you need them most. Read More >

Maintenance Call-outs

If your fire suppression system gets discharged or damaged, we’ll get you back in action quickly. Read More >

Operator Training

Tailored training and easy reference manuals to help your staff stay safe in fire emergencies. Read More >

“We work in challenging environments so we need our fire suppression experts to be comfortable with those territories. Wherever we go – Ghana, Tanzania, Egypt - the Ardent team is there to support us. We’ve been working with Ardent for so long, we know we can trust them to deliver, whatever the project and whatever the challenges.”

Martin Williams, General Manager, Mantrac

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Fuel to the Fire

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For help protecting your vehicles - call us: +44 (0) 1423 326740