Article - 10 Jul 2019
In order to optimize each pit’s efficiency, the mining space tends to merge the land’s natural characteristics and man-made features.
Article - 17 May 2012
Surface mining is predominantly used in obtaining sand, gravel, crushed stone, phosphates, coal, copper, iron, and aluminum.
Article - 13 Oct 2017
The main countries around the world that produce coal include China, the United States, India, Australia and Indonesia. The successful mining of coal allows for the extraction of iron ore.
Article - 28 Jan 2020
The modern mining industry is heavily reliant on information technology, particularly spatial data.
Article - 8 Oct 2019
Viscosity modifiers are chemical indicators used to limit a lubricant’s change in viscosity when there are temperature changes.
Article - 15 Oct 2021
Filho, W et al. recently released a journal paper looking at the legal aspects of deep seabed mining (DSM) and the environmental risks it poses. The paper also suggests key issues miners will need to...
Article - 21 Aug 2012
The United Kingdom, with a total population of 63,047,162 as of July 2010, is located in Western Europe. The country covers a total area of 243,610 km2 and has a temperate climate.
Article - 20 Feb 2014
Gossan refers to the rust-colored capping or staining of a mineral deposit, which is mostly formed due to the oxidation or alteration of iron sulfides.
Article - 17 Feb 2020
Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) is a rapid, minimally destructive chemical analysis technique that takes operational principles from atomic emission spectroscopy (AES). LIBS is a technique...
Article - 14 Nov 2019
The principle alloys used in mining equipment are made of different elements; most notably steel, nickel-chromium, iron, and molybdenum.