Rock Excavation Technology

Course Name: 

Rock Excavation Technology (RT 700)

Programme: 

M.Tech (Res)

Semester: 

First

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (4-0-0)

Content: 

Rock excavation by different methods and different machines. Mechanical cutting, Ripping, Drilling & Blasting etc. Selection of equipment and their maintenance. Material handling. Excavation in sensitive areas.

References: 

Chugh, C.P. Drilling technology hand book, Oxford &IBH, New Delhi, 1983. Singh, B & Goel.R.K. Rock mass classification: A practical approach, Elsevier Science, 1999. Karunam, U.M.R & Misra. B. Principles of rock drilling, Oxford &IBH, New Delhi, 1998.

Department: 

Mining Engineering
 

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Prof. V. R. Sastry, Head of the Department
Department of Mining Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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