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Mining (MNG)

MNG 410 Underground Mining (3) Underground mine design; extraction techniques; description of auxiliary operations as they relate to the mining methods.

MNG 410 Underground Mining (3)

The purpose of this course is to describe the logic and discuss the steps taken in the planning and design of an underground mine. Since every underground mine incorporates a unique combination of technological, economic, legal, social, and environmental factors, the course will stress the auxiliary operations (ventilation, ground control, etc.) which must be accommodated, as well as the unit operations and equipment dealing with resource extraction.

General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 2012
Prerequisite: MNG 404, MNG 422, MNG 331

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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