Surface Mining Technology

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Week 1:Introduction to Surface Mining, Current status and challenges, Understanding rocks, minerals and deposits Week 2:Cut off grade, Surface mining phases and surface mining systems, Surface mining Excavations and unit operations Week 3:Drilling and blasting for surface mines Week 4:Shovel and dumper operation for surface mining excavations Week 5:Operation of Dozer and dragline Week 6:Operation of continuous surface miner Week 7:Operation of bucket wheel excavator and bucket chain excavator Week 8:Transportation system for surface mines and expit transportation Week 9:Design and maintenance of haul roads Week 10:Stability assessment of pit slopes and dump designs Week 11:Sea bed mining, dimensional stone mining Week 12:Safety Environment and mine closure