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Title: Rock Mass Characterization for Underground Hard Rock Mines PDF
Url: http://www3.nd.edu/~cneal/uwa/RockMassChar.pdf
Creator: Hadjigeorgiou, John.
Milne, D.
Pakalnis, R.
Publisher: Universite Laval
University of British Columbia
University of Saskatchewan
Description: Authors J. Hadjigeorgiou, D. Milne, and R. Pakalnis introduce different rock mass characterizations and how they play a vital role in rock engineering. This paper discusses the use of three main classification systems by the mining industry. The resource is broken down into three different sections. The first focuses on field parameters and modifications made to these over the past two decades. Design recommendations is the focus of the second portion. The conclusion focuses on errors which may arise in different particular conditions.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Geology -- Study and teaching. Research -- General works
Technology -- Engineering (General). Civil engineering -- Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) -- Rock mechanics
Technology -- Mining engineering. Metallurgy
GEM Subject: Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Geology -- Natural hazards
Geology -- Rocks
Geology -- Mass movement
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Format: pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Professional Formation
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2009-05-21 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-01-17 13:16:35 (W3C-DTF)
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