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C O N T E N T
Description: The emphasis of this chart
is on underground and surface mining infrastructure.
Methods: Open-cast mining, Conventional drill and blast mining, Mechanised hard rock
mining, Throw blasting, Bord and pillar etc.
Content: Vertical and decline
access, Decline access features mechanised mining methods with conveyor
ore-removal, road hauler ore-removal and rail hopper ore-removal.
stope level features breast mining and up-dip, down-dip conventional mining.
Details on rail configurations, rock support, conveyor systems, typical
machinery & equipment, shaft sinking, horizontal development, ventilation
route, ventilation shaft, extraction fans, shaft support infrastructure, mine