31 March 2022

Mining Technology, Vol. 131, No. 1, out now

Articles examine a hybrid extraction level layout design for block caving, geometallurgy-oriented mine scheduling, and virtual scenes of mining equipment.

Mine site
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This issue contains the following articles, which are available to members via My IOM3.

Geometallurgy-oriented mine scheduling considering volume support and non-additivity

Pedro Henrique Alves Campos, João Felipe Coimbra Leite Costa, Vanessa Cerqueira Koppe & Marcel Antônio Arcari Bassani

Pages: 1-11

DOI: 10.1080/25726668.2021.1963607

Constructing a high-precision virtual scene of mining equipment and coal seam roof and floor using actual mining data

Cui Tao, Xie Jiacheng, Xuewen Wang, Zhang Xin, Li Suhua & Dong Mengyao

Pages: 12-24

DOI: 10.1080/25726668.2021.1974216

Computer-aided design of rational parameters for the location of blasthole charges in horizontal underground development

B. R. Rakishev, A. A. Orynbay, A. B. Mussakhan & A. I. Tuktibayev

Pages: 25-37

DOI: 10.1080/25726668.2021.1977903

Rib scaling and the stability of coal pillars

Ross Seedsman

Pages: 38-50

DOI: 10.1080/25726668.2021.1986968

A hybrid extraction level layout design for block caving

Rene Le-Feaux, Raúl Castro, Diego Cortez, René Gómez & Diego Silva

Pages: 51-65

DOI: 10.1080/25726668.2021.1992980