MNTC 413 Surface Mine Design O/L | 3
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.
Natural Sciences n/a
Complementary Studies n/a
Engineering Science n/a
Engineering Design n/a
PREREQUISITE(S): MNTC 305 , MNTC 307, MNTC 311, MNTC 314.
Must be registered in the BTECH program, or the Undergraduate Certificate in Mining Technologies, or permission of the Department
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