Development of optimal terrace pit coal mining systems. Technical progress report, October 1- October 31, 1979.
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, 10023, 1979 Jan; :1-34
A bibliography on various aspects of optimal terrace pit coal mining systems is included. Relevant federal and state legislation and regulations have been identified. Mines of interest to the project have been identified and listed for field visits. Seven regions of different climates, hydrology, geology, etc., are being studied individually. (ERA citation 05:011140)
Surface mining; Bibliographies; Coal mining; Design; Legislation; Mining equipment; Regional analysis; Regulations
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
Contract - C-10023
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, 10023
Kaiser Engineers, Inc., Oakland, California