Surface Mining Technology

This book gives a brief history and a general overview of the state of surface mining technology with topics ranging from the principles to surface mining methods, systems, and pit planning design. It starts with the definition of surface mine and ends with land reclamation and mine closure. The fol...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Ali Elbeblawi, Mostafa Mohamed, Abdelhak Elsaghier, Hassan Ali (Author), Mohamed Amin, Mostafa Tantawy (Author), Elrawy Abdellah, Wael Rashad (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Singapore Springer Nature Singapore 2022, 2022
Edition:1st ed. 2022
Series:Topics in Mining, Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1 - Introduction
  • Chapter 2 - Principles of Surface Mining of Mineral Deposits
  • Chapter 3 - Slope Stability
  • Chapter 4 - Prevention of slides and falls in surface mines
  • Chapter 5 - Surface Mine Development
  • Chapter 6 - Surface Mining Equipment
  • Chapter 7 - Rock Extraction with Scrapers, Bulldozers and Loaders
  • Chapter 8 - Surface Mining Methods and Systems
  • Chapter 9 - Glossary of Surface Mining Terms