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Development of a continuous shaft lining system. Volumes I through III.
Torbin R; Brunsing T; Ounanian D; Henderson R; Kelly J
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR186(1-3)83, 1983 Jan; :1-854
The objective of this three-volume report was to develop a system to reduce the costs, safety hazards, and time currently required in lining mine shafts with concrete. Volume I describes a basic continuous shaft lining system, the design and operation of a prototype unit, and estimates of cost. Volume II summarizes the results of the laboratory- and full-scale tests conducted during the program. Volume III contains related information on the laboratory tests and test facilities.
Concrete construction; Continuous casting; Cost estimates; Lining processes; Mine shafts; Mining equipment; Shaft sinking; Slip forms; Underground mining
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR186(1-3)83
MA; DC; PA
Foster-Miller, Inc., Waltham, MA
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