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MNTC 413 Surface Mine Planning O/L | 3

Lecture: 3
Lab: 0
Tutorial: 0
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.

Academic Units:
Mathematics 9
Natural Sciences 0
Complementary Studies 0
Engineering Science 14
Engineering Design 13

PREREQUISITE(S): MNTC 305 , MNTC 307 , MNTC 311 , and MNTC 314  or permission of the Department.

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