Planning of Underground Coal Mining Projects

Course Name: 

Planning of Underground Coal Mining Projects (MN464)

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mining Engg)

Semester: 

Eighth

Category: 

Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)

Content: 

Objectives and Stages of Planning. Project report. Determination of mine parameters. Planning of exploitation by Bord and Pillar and Longwall Mining. Selection of face and underground transport equipment. Exploitation of thick coal seams. Planning and design layouts for ventilation, drainage and power supply. Ventilation management. Productivity and quality control; Planning of deep underground coal mines; Automation in underground coal mines.

References: 

Peng, S.S. Longwall Mining Coal Mining, S.P. Mathur

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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