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  • Measurement and Analysis of Blast Fragmentationby Jose A. Sanchidrian Blanco; Ashok Kumar Singh

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 145.95

    Fragmentation characteristics influence mucking productivity, crusher throughput and energy consumption, plant efficiency, yield and recovery, or the price itself of the end product in the case of industrial minerals and aggregates. Reliable, quantitative measurements of fragment sizes are instrumental in controlling and optimizing the blasting results.... more...

  • Performance of Explosives and New Developmentsby Bibhu Mohanty; Vinay Kumar Singh

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 145.95

    There is considerable scope for improving the outcome of any blasting operation through basic understanding and application of the principles of blasting science and technology. The main objective of Performance of Explosives and New Developments is to sensitize the practitioner to critically examine the various empirical approaches in blasting... more...

  • Rock Fragmentation by Blastingby Pradeep K. Singh; Amalendu Sinha

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 374.00

    Rock Fragmentation by Blasting contains the papers presented at the 10th International Symposium on Rock Fragmentation by Blasting (New Delhi, India, 26-29 November 2012), and represents the most advanced forum on blasting science and technology. The contributions cover all major recent advancements in blasting and fragmentation, from realistic... more...

  • Mining of Mineral Depositsby Genadiy Pivnyak; Volodymyr Bondarenko; Iryna Kovalevs'ka; Mykhaylo Illiashov

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 169.95

    In the last decades coal production capacity has increased rapidly and its quality, power and the reliability of equipment has steadily improved. Moreover, stability of production processes can be controlled better. In connection with that, unification of scientific schools focusing on "Mining of deposits" is an integral trend from the viewpoint of... more...

  • Mining and Rock Construction Technology Desk Referenceby Agne Rustan; Claude Cunningham; William Fourney; Alex Spathis; K.R.Y. Simha

    CRC Press 2010; US$ 139.95

    A comprehensive and illustrated desk reference with terms, definitions, explanations, abbreviations, trade names, quantifications, units and symbols used in rock mechanics, drilling and blasting. Now including rock mechanics as well, this updated edition presents 5127 terms, 637 symbols, 507 references, 236 acronyms, 108 formulas, 68 figures, 47 tables,... more...

  • Tailings and Mine Waste 2010by The Organizing Committee of the 14th International Conference on Tailings and Mine Waste

    CRC Press 2010; US$ 209.95

    Tailings and Mine Waste ?10 contains the contributions from the 14th annual Tailings and Mine Waste Conference, held by Colorado State University of Fort Collins, Colorado in conjunction with the University of Alberta and the University of British Columbia. The purpose of this series of conferences is to provide a forum for discussion and establishment... more...

  • Geotechnical Design for Sublevel Open Stopingby Ernesto Villaescusa

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 169.95

    The first comprehensive work on one of the most important underground mining methods worldwide, Geotechnical Design for Sublevel Open Stoping presents topics according to the conventional sublevel stoping process used by most mining houses, in which a sublevel stoping geometry is chosen for a particular mining method, equipment availability, and... more...

  • Aluminiumby Nnamdi Anyadike

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 870.00

    This report analyses the state of the aluminium market at the beginning of the 21st century, looking at the aftermath of the MoU and at trends and developments in the established and emerging market economies considering the changes and challenges faced by aluminium in its core automotive, packaging and building end-use sectors. A clear and detailed... more...

  • Lead and Zincby Nnamdi Anyadike

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 870.00

    This report provides a detailed overview of the market position and outlook in these two closely related metals, looking at supply and demand trends in each individually and addressing key issues for the future, including the impact of developments in the environmental arena and the recycling marketplace. A clear and detailed analysis of the industry... more...

  • Nickelby Nnamdi Anyadike

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 870.00

    This far-reaching report addresses nickel industry's key issues as it emerges from the roller-coaster ride of price volatility which has characterised it in recent years. In 2002 the indications are for an upswing in demand as industrial activity starts to pick up again: however, on the supply side it is unclear how much output will be realised from... more...