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MNTC 413 Surface Mine Design

MNTC 413  Surface Mine Design  Units: 4.00  

This course presents a comprehensive overview of the principal components of surface mine design. Topics include pit limit analysis and economic optimization, haul road design, blast design, and basic stability calculations. Equipment selection and application and mine scheduling techniques will be introduced, including dragline applications. The focus will be on the practical application of design techniques to mine planning, and on the available equipment and methods for field monitoring to provide effective design feedback and support safe operations. Available Online.

Requirements: Must be registered in the BTECH program or BASC.Prerequisite: MNTC 305, MNTC 307, MNTC 311, MNTC 314.  
Offering Faculty: Fac of Engineering Appl Sci