NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search
Dust Control Handbook for Longwall Mining Operations.
Shirey GA; Colinet JF; Kost JA
NTIS: PB/86-178159 :223 pages
The objective of this contract was to prepare a detailed, readily usable handbook on dust control techniques for longwall mining operations. Information was gathered from available literature and through contacts with industry and government personnel. The handbook describes those methods of dust control applicable to today's longwall mining systems and contains sufficient design elements to assist operators with problems in testing or implementing new control procedures. Complete reference lists are presented at the end of each chapter to direct the reader to additional information.
CP; Final Contract Report;
NTIS Accession No.
Bcr Nat'l Laboratory
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2022
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division