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Health and safety analysis on support walls. Volume 2. Steel supports design criteria. A summary of European data.

Authors
Hawkins SA
Source
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR 121(2)-82, 1980 Jan; :1-61
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10006394
Abstract
This report presents the results of a 5-month study to collect data on the use of steel support for ground control in European underground coal mines. The report summarizes European steel support design practices and describes the applicability of steel supports to U.S. mining conditions.
Keywords
Coal mining; Underground supporting; Steel construction; Design criteria; Supports; Grouting; Rock mechanics; Technology assessment; Foreign technology; Mine safety; Roof supports
Publication Date
19800101
Document Type
CP; Final Contract Report
Fiscal Year
1980
NTIS Accession No.
PB82-251968
NTIS Price
A05
Identifying No.
OFR 121(2)-82; Contract-J0295036
NIOSH Division
WO
Source Name
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR 121(2)-82
State
VA; DC
Performing Organization
Management Engineers, Inc., Reston, Virginia
Page last reviewed: May 3, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division