Topics in Mining, Metallurgy and Materials Engineering

Surface Mining Technology

Authors: Elbeblawy, M.M., Elsageer, H.A., Tantawy M., M., Abdellah, W.R.

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  • Demonstrates the productivity in surface mines starting from definition of surface mine and ending with land reclamation and mine closure
  • Includes step-by-step tutorials to help the reader to learn quickly about topics such as ore deposits, mineral economics, cost estimation, slope stability, and freight traffic
  • Provides a global prospective of surface mining technology with case studies from different countries
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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 following chapters address the basics of mineral economics, calculation of stripping ratio; exploitation of difficult parts of ore deposits, slope stability, controlling falls and slides in the surface mines, sorts of freight traffic, scrapers, bulldozers, and loaders. The book serves as a reference text for mining students, engineers, and geologists.


Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook 117,69 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-16-3568-7
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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Hardcover 145,59 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-16-3567-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Surface Mining Technology
Authors
Series Title
Topics in Mining, Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
Copyright
2022
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-16-3568-7
DOI
10.1007/978-981-16-3568-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-16-3567-0
Series ISSN
2364-3293
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 344
Number of Illustrations
107 b/w illustrations, 76 illustrations in colour
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