Underground Mining Methods
|Course Direction:||Mining Engineering|
Fundamental principles of underground mining. General mine design considerations. Mine access and development. Choosing an underground mining method. Underground mining methods & case studies: Shrinkage Stoping, Cut-and-Fill Stoping, Room-and-Pillar Stoping, Sub-Level Open Stoping, Vertical Crater Retreat Stoping, Sub-Level Caving, Block Caving, Long-Wall Mining.