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Conceptual Designs of Retaining Structures for Open Pit Backfilling.

Authors
Rudchenko-S; Upsahl-R; Ashby-JP; Mathieson-GA
Source
NTIS: PB/81-225799 :170 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10002130
Abstract
This report presents a study to determine the potential use of retaining structures in open pit backfilling. The report contains the results of research and review of an open pit mine environment, mine waste disposal, and past and current use of retaining structures. The development of specific structures, the culvert- tunnel concept, and an anchor block retaining concept are included. In addition, the cost benefit of retaining structures used for in- pit backfilled waste is presented.
Publication Date
19810101
Document Type
CP; Final Contract Report;
Fiscal Year
1981
NTIS Accession No.
PB81-225799
NTIS Price
A09
Identifying No.
OFR 96-81
NIOSH Division
SRC;
Source Name
NTIS: PB/81-225799
Performing Organization
Skilling Inc. & Golder Assoc.
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division