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Application of a Total System Surface Mine Simulator to Coal Stripping. Volume I: Executive Summary.
NTIS: PB 294-627 :37 pages
This report, Volume I of a seven-volume report, provides an executive summary of the purpose and scope, objectives, and results of the research. The remaining volumes of the report describe in detail model development, input and output documentation, and three case studies. Under the project, an open pit materials handling simulator was modified and extended for application to surface coal mining. In addition, two equipment selection models and a cost model were also developed.
CP; Final Contract Report;
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS: PB 294-627
Pennsylvania State University
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division