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Guidelines for the assessment of alternatives for mine

The number of points on the scale will be determined by the indicator definition and in the context of MAA for mine waste disposal alternatives a good rule of thumb would be to target a six point scale This provides for sufficient capacity to differentiate without being overly onerous and also by providing an even number scale the tendency to select the middle of the road value is

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CRITERIOS DE DEFINICIÓN DE FASES Y DISEÑO EN MINERÍA A

By defining phases in an open pit mine is transcendental the planner intervention but there is no theoretical support or documented guidelines that indicate how to take this decision resulting in the application of subjectives criteria known as rules of thumb The aim of this work is to study the impact of using such definition and design phases criteria common in industry and …

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6 Basic Rules of Pump Piping

But by following these 6 simple rules you can avoid premature pump failure and related pump piping pitfalls 1 KEEP SUCTION PIPING AS SHORT AS POSSIBLE Include a straight run pipe length equal to 5 to 10 times the pipe diameter between the pump inlet and any obstruction in the suction line Note Obstructions include valves elbows tees and etc Keeping the pump …

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Rules of Risk Management

PDF The issue of human factor risk and rules and regulations in open pit mine is a main focus of this paper in order to develop predictive models of Find read and cite all the research you

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Hard Rock Miner s Handbook

Rules of thumb and comparable data are often sufficient to provide immediate approximate answers to kick start the problem solving process Consequently mining industry experts initially compiled and published many rules of thumb which we delivered at mining conventions across North America The mining community s strong response provided many new rules and …

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ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT AND MINE PRODUCTION …

Each open pit mine is unique based on the physical characteristics of the ore deposit and on the operational parameters of the extraction method therefore the most profitable way to exploit a mineral deposit requires considerable evaluation and planning However all operations share the same priorities the maximization of the return on the investment and the maximization of the …

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Mining and Reclamation MDEQ

Mining and Reclamation The Mining and Reclamation Division regulates all surface mines in the state as provided for in the Mississippi Surface Mining and Reclamation Act of 1977 Sec 53 7 1 et seq Miss Code 1972 Activities include Issuing surface mining permits and notices of exempt operations Inspecting permitted areas and investigating complaints Overseeing the …

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PDF GUIDELINES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR OPEN PIT DESIGNERS

open pit mines in Y Potvin ed Proceedings of the Fourth International Seminar on Strategic versus Tactical Approaches in Mining Australian Centre for Geomechanics Perth pp

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Report On Reuse of Abandoned Quarries and Mine Pits in

Report on Reuse of abandoned Quarries and mine pits in Kerala Free download as PDF File pdf Text File txt or read online for free The magic team of me Chandramohankumar Kukkilaya Venugopal and Muraleedharan created a handbook for the reuse of abandoned quarries etc of Kerala

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The Rule of Thumb and Domestic Violence

Origins of the Rule of Thumb Historically the physical punishment of wives has been encouraged by most cultures The legal and social mandates for appropriate punishment are attributed to the patriarchal basis of most civilizations In patriarchal societies males were the designated leaders of society and the home Wives and children were relegated to inferior …

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Open Pit Mine Scheduling A Case Study at Bogoso Gold Limited

Open pit mining operations recommenced in 1990 to the present Bogoso Gold Limited has moved from the exclusive use of mathematical models excel spreadsheet in its scheduling programs to a more sophisticated graphic based method of scheduling Minesched TS 17 Mine Issues Ecological and Environmental Issues Ken Allen Open Pit Mine …

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Developing rules of thumb for groundwater modelling in

Developing rules of thumb for groundwater modelling in large open pit mine design Jim Hazzard Branko Damjanac Christine Detournay Loren Lorig Itasca Consulting Group Minneapolis MN USA ABSTRACT A research program has been undertaken to establish guidelines for hydrogeological modelling of large open pits For this study it is assumed that …

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GEOTECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN OPEN PIT MINES

The potentially hazardous nature of open pit mining requires the application of sound geotechnical engineering practice to mine design and general operating procedures to allow safe and economic mining of any commodity within any rock mass The intent of this guideline is to provide examples of good geotechnical engineering practice and to assist mining operators in …

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Section 38 7 7

 · Title 38 LEGISLATIVE RULE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION MINING AND RECLAMATION Series 38 07 Rules And Regulations Governing Open Pit Mines And Underground Limestone And Sandstone Mines Section 38 7 7 Operation of Equipment W Va Code R § 38 7 7 Download PDF Current through Register Vol …

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Kamoto Mine Lualaba Democratic Republic of Congo

The main asset of KCC is the Kamoto/Mashamba East mining complex featuring four underground UG mines two open pit mine and two processing facilities The assets include the Kamoto underground mine KTO KTE UG mine Etang South UG mine Kamoto Oliveira Virgule copper and cobalt mine KOV open pit and the T17 mine

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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO GPU/CRYPTO MINING

Mining difficulty and hashrates Mining pools solo mining vs pool mining How to mine Bitcoin How to mine ETH How to mine Monero Top tips for miners Cudo Miner Mine Better Mine Stronger Mine Faster The chances are you ve not got here by accident You have an interest in one of a cryptocurrency b mining it c making money and quite likely d all of the above …

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MINE DEVELOPMENT ACCESS TO DEPOSIT

This paper reviews mine access for shallow deposits as currently applied in applying the old rule of thumb to establish the changeover depth may not apply any more especially as trucks are becoming larger more powerful and fuel efficient This paper looks at the economics of a shaft versus decline system and when it becomes more economically attractive to utilize a …

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Certifications

Certifications The Mines Act requires everyone employed at a mine to be under the daily supervision of a person with a valid and appropriate certificate The regulations or the Health Safety and Reclamation Code for Mines in British Columbia the Code set out what kind of certificate is appropriate The ministry offers several certifications

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SciELO

Properly evaluating these alternatives is important since the haulage costs in open pit mines can be 60% or more of the mine s operating indicated by [2] can be determined by using a rule of thumb based on the required truck units of one bulldozer for every 20 trucks and one motor grader for every 15 trucks with a minimum of one unit in both cases Figure 1 Fleet sizing …

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Ground Fault Protection and Ground Conductor Monitoring

rule of thumb can be used to estimate charging current for low voltage systems a typical value is 1 A per 2022 kVA and for medium voltage systems a typical value is 1 A per 1000 kVA [2 3] Consequently charging current will be in the range of to A for most trailing cable applications If a neutral grounding resistor is used to discharge the Ground Fault Protection …

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University of Wollongong Thesis Collection University of

Determination of the optimum mine layout is one of the important tasks in mine planning In the case of open pit mines a large number of algorithms using a range of techniques have been developed to generate the true optimum solution Several commercial computer packages are available to assist mining engineers design open pits In contrast only a few algorithms …

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How is coal mined and extracted

Open pit mining costs less than underground mining and is therefore more profitable in terms of productivity Working conditions in these mines are also much safer However open pit mining is less acceptable from an environmental standpoint because it disfigures the landscape and causes dust pollution

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Mining health and safety 7 common risks to protect

 · For open pit miners understanding the risk of over exposure to UV ultraviolet radiation in sunlight is essential Over exposure of ultraviolet rays can put you at risk of skin cancer of which Australia has the highest rate in the world Not only can UV rays cause melanomas to form but they can cause serious damage to your eyes if you are not wearing …

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Truck Haulage

Rule of Thumb A 10% gradient is a typical safe haul road gradient in open pit mines for rigid body haul trucks The running surface of a two lane haul road should be ties the width of the largest truck operating on that road A single lane road should be …

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The 45 Degree Rule of Thumb for Surcharges

The 45° rule of thumb remains however a very convenient method of performing a speedy on site assessment of surcharges and in the hands of competent people has remained a robust tool for many years Tony Gould Comments R Garford Tull I m having difficult replicating your graph for the pressure distribution for the 1m deep wall My graph is the same shape but I seem to …

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Alaska Metals Mining

The vast majority of metal today is extracted from four large mines which use open pit and underground mining techniques to target solid rock ore bodies Alaska contains large deposits of metal ore which have never been mined including copper gold silver and zinc Exploration for new ore bodies is ongoing Major Mines Alaska has five major metal mines in operation Red …

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