R & D Projects completed

1. Name of the Project : Study for utilization of fine material of mine waste
Status: Ongoing
Funding Agency: Sandur Manganese and iron ores limited, Bellary
Principal Investigator(s): Dr. M Aruna and Dr. Harshavardhan
Year: 2013-2015
Funding Amount : Rs. 14.30 Lakhs


2. Name of the Project : Modelling on Airborne Dust in Opencast Coal Mines
Status: Ongoing
Funding Agency: Ministry Of Coal, Govt. of India
Principal Investigator(s): Prof.V.R.Sastry Co-Investigator: Dr. K. Ram Chandar and Prof. Ch. S. N. Murthy
Year: 2011-2014
Funding Amount: Rs.77.04 Lakhs


3. Name of the Project : Assessment of Performance of Explosive/Blast Result Based on Explosive Energy Utilization
Status: Completed
Funding Agency: Coal India Ltd.
Principal Investigator(s): Prof. V. R. Sastry Co-Investigator: Dr. K. Ram Chandar
Year: 2010-2013
Funding Amount Rs.1.24 Crores


4. Name of the Project : Design and Cost Analysis of Illumination System for Underground Coal Mines
Status: Completed
Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India
Principal Investigator(s): Dr. M. Aruna
Year: 2009-12
Funding Amount : Rs. 3.6 lakhs

5. Name of the Project : Development of Bio-diesel and its Application in Mining Machinery working in Surface Mines
Status: Completed
Funding Agency: M/s Madras Cements Ltd.
Principal Investigator(s): Professor Ch. S. N. Murhty
Year: 2006-08
Funding Amount : Rs. 1.46 lakhs

 

6. Name of the Project : Evaluation, Design and Cost Analysis of Illumination System in Surface Mine Projects.
Status: Completed
Funding Agency: MHRD
Principal Investigator(s): Professor Ch. S. N. Murhty
Year: 2005-08
Funding Amount : Rs. 6.65 lakhs

Consultancy Projects (2017 - 18):

Sl. No.

Project Code

Name of Project

Funding Agency

Principal Investigator

1

TC/MN/JB-01

Study of impact of ground vibrations caused due to blasting in stone quarry in Hallady on surrounding domestic structures

Sri .Jagannath Shetty Stone Quarry, Hallady Village, Kundapur Tuluk

Prof. V. R. Sastry

2

TC/MN/JB-02

Study of ground vibrations generated due to blasting operation and effect on nearby village structures

NIT Granites, Kottayam, Kerala

Prof. V. R. Sastry

3

TC/MN/JB-04

Design of ultimate pit slope, Rain Limestone Mine, Suryapeta District, Telangana State

Rain Cements, Srinagar Colony, Hyderabad

Prof. V. R. Sastry

4

TC/MN/JB-06

Stability analysis of rock slope in front of  Pallivasal Property, Munnar

T. Asokkumar, Pallivasal, Munnar, Kerala

Prof. V. R. Sastry

5

TC/MN/JB-07

Study for stability of dump and high wall benches, KTK OC Sector-I, Bhupalapalli Area, SCCL

The Singareni Colleries Co. Ltd., Kothagudem

Telangana State

Prof. V. R. Sastry

6

TC/MN/JB-09

Scientific study for stability of OB benches at RKP-OCP, Mandamarri area, SCCL

The Singareni Colleries Co. Ltd., Kothagudem

Telangana State

Prof. V. R. Sastry

7

TC/MN/JB-10

Study of the ground vibrations caused due to blasting in stone quarry, Uttara Kannada District, Karnataka

Hirehosaba Stone Crusher, Kumta, Karnataka

Prof. V. R. Sastry

8

TC/MN/JB-11

Study of ground vibration caused due to blasting in stone quarry,            Uttara Kannada District, Karnataka

Gajanana Stone Crusher

Kumta, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka

Prof. V. R. Sastry

9

TC/MN/JB-12

Study of effect of ground vibration caused due to tunnel blasting on surface structures and control measures

GVPR-ELHCC (JV)

Yettinahole Project

Sakleshpura, Karnataka

Prof. V. R. Sastry

10

TC/MN/JB-13

Blasting methodology for safe excavation of jack well pump house, BPLIS, Narayanapura Lift Irrigation Project, Narayanpur Dam, Yadgir District, Karnataka

Amrutha Construction Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore

Prof. V. R. Sastry

11

TC/MN/JB-14

Study of ground vibrations generated due to tunnel blasts on the above Sakaleshpura - Subramanya Railway Track, SW Railway, Sakleshpura

Maruthi Power Gen Ltd., Sakleshpura

Prof. V. R. Sastry

12

TC/MN/JB-17

Blasting studies in building stone quarry

Fathima Granite, Ernakulam District, Kerala

Prof. V. R. Sastry

13

TC/MN/JB-18

Study on the effect of quarry blasts on the PVIP Aqueduct of Paipra MD, Mulavoor Village, Kothamangalam Taluq, Ernakulam District, Kerala

Mr. Shareef, Quarry Owner, Irimgolr, Pattal ,Kerala

Prof. V. R. Sastry

14

TCMN103

Design of Safe & Efficient Under Water Blasting for rock dredging in front of Berth No. 18, New Mangalore Port

Rock & Reef Dredging, NMPT

Prof. V. R. Sastry

15

14615

Study of impact of ground vibrations caused due to blasting in stone quarry on surrounding village structures

Sr. Geologist, Department  of Mines, & Geology, Udupi District

Prof. V. R. Sastry

16

14618

Study of the impact of ground vibration caused due to blasting in stone quarry on nearby structures

Sri Shrisha Nayak, Kenjar, Karkala Taluk

Prof. V. R. Sastry


 


 

 

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