Introductory Mining Engineering

Introductory Mining Engineering
Author: Howard L. Hartman,Jan M. Mutmansky
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 592
Release: 2002-08-09
Genre: Technology & Engineering
ISBN: 0471348511

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An introductory text and reference on mining engineering highlighting the latest in mining technology Introductory Mining Engineering outlines the role of the mining engineer throughout the life of a mine, including prospecting for the deposit, determining the site's value, developing the mine, extracting the mineral values, and reclaiming the land afterward. This Second Edition is written with a focus on sustainability-managing land to meet the economic and environmental needs of the present while enhancing its ability to also meet the needs of future generations. Coverage includes aboveground and underground methods of mining for a wide range of substances, including metals, nonmetals, and fuels. Completely up to date, this book presents the latest information on such technologies as remote sensing, GPS, geophysical surveying, and mineral deposit evaluation, as well as continuous integrated mining operations and autonomous trucks. Also included is new information on landscape restoration, regional planning, wetlands protection, subsidence mitigation, and much more. New chapters include coverage of: * Environmental responsibilities * Regulations * Health and safety issues Generously supplemented with more than 200 photographs, drawings, and tables, Introductory Mining Engineering, Second Edition is an indispensable book for mining engineering students and a comprehensive reference for professionals.

Introductory Mining Engineering

Introductory Mining Engineering
Author: Howard L. Hartman
Publsiher: Malabar, FL : Krieger Publishing Company
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1991
Genre: Technology & Engineering
ISBN: 0894646133

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Generously supplemented with more than 200 photographs, drawings, and tables, Introductory Mining Engineering, Second Edition is an indispensable book for mining engineering students and a comprehensive reference for professionals.

Introductory Mining Engineering 2Nd Ed

Introductory Mining Engineering  2Nd Ed
Author: Hartmann
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 584
Release: 2002
Genre: Mining engineering
ISBN: 8126511354

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This book covers both above ground and underground methods for a wide variety of mineral substances, including metals, non-metals, and fuels. Completely revised, this book includes updated material on remote sensing, GPS, seismic surveying, ground-penetrating radar, continuous integrated mining operations, and autonomous trucks. It also includes a new chapter on environmental responsibilities, regulations, and health and safety issues. The book covers new information on landscape, regional planning, wetlands protections, and subsidence mitigation. · Introduction to Mining· Mining and Its Consequences· Stages of Mining: Prospecting and Exploration· Stages of Mining: Development and Exploitation· Unit Operations of Mining· Surface Mine Development· Surface Mining: Mechanical Extraction Methods· Surface Mining: Aqueous Extraction Methods· Underground Mine Development· Underground Mining: Unsupported Methods· Underground Mining: Supported Methods· Underground Mining: Caving Methods· Novel Methods and Technology· Summary of Mining Methods and Their Selection

Mine Ventilation and Air Conditioning

Mine Ventilation and Air Conditioning
Author: Howard L. Hartman,Jan M. Mutmansky,Raja V. Ramani,Y. J. Wang
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 752
Release: 2012-12-03
Genre: Technology & Engineering
ISBN: 9781118591543

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This revised edition presents an engineering design approach to ventilation and air conditioning as part of the comprehensive environmental control of the mine atmosphere. It provides an in-depth look, for practitioners who design and operate mines, into the health and safety aspects of environmental conditions in the underground workplace.

Underground Mining Methods

Underground Mining Methods
Author: William A. Hustrulid,W. A. Hustrulid,Richard C. Bullock
Publsiher: SME
Total Pages: 718
Release: 2001
Genre: Technology & Engineering
ISBN: 9780873351935

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Underground Mining Methods: Engineering Fundamentals and International Case Studies presents the latest principles and techniques in use today. Reflecting the international and diverse nature of the industry, a series of mining case studies is presented covering the commodity range from iron ore to diamonds extracted by operations located in all corners of the world. Industry experts have contributed sections on General Mine Design Considerations; Room-and-Pillar Mining of Hard Rock/Soft Rock; Longwall Mining of Hard Rock; Shrinkage Stoping; Sublevel Stoping; Cut-and-Fill Mining; Sublevel Caving; Panel Caving; Foundations for Design; and Underground Mining Looks to the Future.

Mining Equipment Reliability Maintainability and Safety

Mining Equipment Reliability  Maintainability  and Safety
Author: Balbir S. Dhillon
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 201
Release: 2008-07-05
Genre: Technology & Engineering
ISBN: 9781848002883

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From its origins in the malachite mines of ancient Egypt, mining has grown to become a global industry which employs many hundreds of thousands of people. Today, the mining industry makes use of various types of complex and sophisticated equipment, for which reliability, maintainability and safety has become an important issue. Mining Equipment Reliability, Maintainability and Safety is the first book to cover these three topics in a single volume. Mining Equipment Reliability, Maintainability and Safety will be useful to a range of individuals from administrators and engineering professionals working in the mining industry to students, researchers and instructors in mining engineering, as well as design engineers and safety professionals. All topics covered in the book are treated in such a manner that the reader requires no previous knowledge to understand the contents. Examples, solutions and test problems are also included to aid reader comprehension.

Mining Engineering Analysis

Mining Engineering Analysis
Author: Christopher J. Bise
Publsiher: SME
Total Pages: 313
Release: 2003
Genre: Science
ISBN: 0873352211

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This textbook sets the standard for university-level instruction of mining engineering principles. With a thoughtful balance of theory and application, it gives students a practical working knowledge of the various concepts presented. Its utility extends beyond the classroom as a valuable field reference for practicing engineers and those preparing for the Professional Engineers Exam in Mining Engineering. This practical guidebook covers virtually all aspects of successful mine design and operations. It is an excellent reference for engineering students who are studying mine design or who require guidance in assembling a mine-design project, and industry professionals who require a comprehensive mine-design reference book. Topics include everything from mine preplanning to ventilation to pumping, power, and hauling systems. The text presents widely accepted principles that promote safe, efficient, and profitable mining operations. The book is an excellent text and self-study guide. Each chapter is organized to demonstrate how to apply various equations to solve day-to-day operational challenges. In addition, each chapter offers a series of practice problems with solutions.

Open Pit Mine Planning Design

Open Pit Mine Planning   Design
Author: W. A. Hustrulid,Mark Kuchta
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis Group
Total Pages: 971
Release: 2006
Genre: Strip mining
ISBN: 0415407400

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