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ECTS

MMP 209

Surface Mining

3

0

3

5

Content:Emphasis is given to surface mining methods applied to coal seams, metalliferous and industrial mineral deposits/ Cut-off limits/ Factors affecting selection of mining methods/ Types of machinery used/ Equipment selection techniques/ Drilling and blasting/ Cost analysis/ One or two visits to operating surface metalliferous or coal mines or quarries will be made and reports about visits will be prepared.

TextBook:

  • The instructor lecture notes.