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Analysis of men, material and supplies handling systems in underground metal and nonmetal mines - 3 volume set. Volume 1 - phase II report, systems improvements.
Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Contract S0241085, 1975 Sep; :1-218
This report provides a detailed engineering analysis of existing systems utilized to handle men, material, and supplies underground; suggests changes in the present handling systems to eliminate hazardous operations and improve productivity; and recommends research goals that could improve these systems.
Underground mining; Logistics management; Metalliferous minerals; Nonmetalliferous minerals; Systems engineering; Personnel management; Supply management; Recommendations; Guidelines; Mine haulage; Materials handling; Mining engineering; Safety engineering; Problem solving; Manpower utilization; Transportation; Motor vehicles; Vertical transport operations
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
OFR 8(1)-76; Contract-S0241085
Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Contract S0241085
Theodore Barry and Associates, Los Angeles, California
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