Crushing & Grinding Machines

Glossary of Mining and Geordie words

A Adit -Entrance to a mine usually a drift which sloped from the surface down to a coal seamAdvanced Head -A roadway heading which is in front of the coal face line Advance Face -A face where the coal is extracted as the face and roadways advance inbyeOpposite to retreat mining AFC -An armoured flexible conveyor used to transport coal off a face coal cutting machines were often...

coal mining instruments

Coal Mining Tools - Bridgeport Historical Society The tools that the miners used are shown in the this photograph These two instruments were used when a miner had to blast a coal vein to break the coal...

Gas detection for the mining industry

There is no harsher environment in NZ than the underground coal mines at Huntly Any gas detectors used here are pushed to the limits The Industrial Scientific iTX instruments have been used for 10 years and have stood the test of time Now that this instrument is being discontinued the MX4 is...

Noise Pollution and Its Control in Mining

For the coal mining area the permitted noise level by the DGMS is 90 dBA As the noise pollution with different mining operation was much above the International threshold limit and higher than even the suggested Indian standard the following corrective measures were suggested 1 Suitable selection of equipment with inbuilt effective...

PDF Instrumentation and monitoring of strata movement

Underground coal mining requires advance instrumentation for sustainable growth and safety of miners Many parameters such as emission of gases strata conditions temperature air velocity...

PDF MODERN SURVEY INSTRUMENTS AND THEIR USE IN MINE

MODERN SURVEY INSTRUMENTS AND THEIR USE IN MINE SURVEYING PP Bahuguna Dheeraj Kumar Sunil Kumar Associate Professor Sr Lecturer Senior Technical Assistant Department of Mining Engineering Indian School of Mines Dhanbad - 826004 ABSTRACT Although surveying techniques have always played a primary role in collecting data for mapping recently new Instruments...

200 TOP MINING Engineering Interview Questions and

85 An electric cap lamp as used in mine has a fuse of capacity 4 amp 86 A 10 increase in cross sectional area of a roadway will reduce the resistance approximately by 10 87 The recommended instrument for the air borne respirable dust sampling in the Indian mines is NCB/MRE-113A 88 The oxygen concentration in underground mine should...

List of Equipment Used in Opencast Coal Mining Mining

ADVERTISEMENTS List of equipment used in opencast coal mining are 1 Bulldozer 2 Craper 3 Ripper 4 Tractor Shovel 5 Dipper Shovel 6 Stripper Shovel 7 Pull Shovel or Hoe 8 Dumpers or Tippers 9 Drag Line 10 Road Grader 11 Rock Drills Opencast mining is the oldest method of excavating minerals but the mining...

Proximate and Ultimate Analysis SGS

SGS uses the results from ultimate analysis tests to determine the elemental composition of the coal including moisture ash carbon hydrogen nitrogen sulfur and oxygen by difference We determine each element through chemical analysis and express it as a percentage of the total mass of the original coal or coke sample...

Coal Mining Tools

When the coal is dumped the miner gets credit for the weight of coal The photo above shows a wooden tamping tool and a metal needle with a handleThese two instruments were used when a miner had to blast a coal vein to break the coal from the vein A hole is drilled into the vein of coal...

Environmental issues from coal mining and their solutions

The environmental challenges from coal mining include coal mine accidents land subsidence damage to the water environment mining waste disposal and air pollution...

Surface Mining Methods and Equipment

Surface mining is generally considered to provide better recovery grade control flexibility safety and working environmen ts than underground mining Figure 3 shows a comparison of the total injury rates in US coal min The injury rates have declined both in surface and underground min However the total number of injuries per one million...

List of Mining Equipment Career Trend

Dec 27 2018 0183 32 Coalminers use electric-powered shuttle cars to transport coal from the coal bed to safer points in the mine From there miners can use standard scoops or haulage vehicles to drive their loads completely out of the mine Miners of all types use haulage vehicles for various tasks...

Brief History of Mining Advancement of Mining Technology

Bituminous coal overtook anthracite in the mid-1800s In the 1960s smaller coal companies merged into larger more diversified firms In 2008 competition in the coal mining industry became more intense than ever leading to a demand for better technology and new min History of Mining Technology In the beginning miners used primitive...

Machines Used in Coal Mining Career Trend

Nov 28 2018 0183 32 Coal mining has been performed since the arrival of the Industrial Revolution in the mid-18th century Coal is used as a fuel primarily for steam-generated electrical power plants as well as being a component of certain industrial applications such as steel manufacturing Coal is widely distributed over the planet either as underground seams...

Miners Anemometer Hand Held Meter for Mining Industry

Mine managers are responsible for surveying and managing mine ventilation system using handy tools like mining anemometers A mining anemometer just one of the tools that mine managers depend on to protect their teams is used in underground mining operations to measure the volume of air that is entering and exiting a mine...

Anemometers

Anemometers as used in mines were produced in two styles the Biram style which have the the dials and vanes on the same plane and the offset style which has the dials perpendicular to the van Anemometers are generally collected by mining collectors and scientific instrument collectors...

Appendix Y

Detectors - Specialized chemical or electronic instruments used to detect mine gas Development mining - Work undertaken to open up coal reserves prior to pillar recovery Dilute - To lower the concentration of a mixture in this case the concentration of any hazardous gas in mine...

Modern Mining Equipment

Mining Transportation The Tools of Coal Preparation Devices related to the transportation of coal from the mine to processing facilities to rail loading and finally to...

Coal Mining Terminology

A machine used at mines for washing the slack or nut coal in order to separate the imputieis from the coal Water Guage An instrument used for ascertaining the resisitance or pressure that is spent in friction between two adjoining parts of an airway It is a glass tube bent like the letter U with a scale of inches and parts of inches...

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Coal Mines

The goal of coal mining is to obtain coal from the ground Coal is valued for its energy content and since the 1880s has been widely used to generate elec...

Pennsylvania Statutes Title 52 PS Mines and Mining

Pennsylvania Statutes Title 52 PS Mines and Mining § 1551 Instruments to contain notice that title to coal and right of coal and right of surface support are not included If there is or has been a prior severance not of record either of any coal underneath any part of the surface referred to in subsection a of section 1 hereof or...

Underground Mining Safety Equipment Checklist

Underground mining operations around the world pose similar risks to worker safety and health Though different techniques are used to extract base metals precious metals nonmetallic minerals diamonds and coal the hazards do not differ that much The deeper the mine however the greater the risk Safety Challenges in Underground Mines...

Glossary of Mining Terms

A Abutment - In coal mining 1 the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway is transferred to the solid coal along the sides which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway and 2 the weight of the rocks over a longwall face is transferred to the front abutment that is the solid coal ahead of the face and the back abutment that is the settled packs behind the face...

New to Mining Here are the Most Common Types of Mining

Dec 21 2015 0183 32 All these common mining tools are crucial to the industry and assist in getting the job done efficiently and cost effectively Visit our Cement Coal and Minerals Learning Center for more information on tools used for mining exploration processing data...

Coal Analysis and Coal Quality Monitoring Thermo Fisher

Online and At-Line elemental analyzers are used to measure the composition of coal in real-time and proactively address process variations to ensure more consistent coal blends The analyzer mounts around an existing conveyor belt or adjacent to a main conveyor with an in-line coal sampling unit to continuously monitor coal quality...

Coal Mines

Jun 17 2016 0183 32 The goal of coal mining is to obtain coal from the ground Coal is valued for its energy content and since the 1880s has been widely used to generate elec...

Glossary of Coal Mining Terms

Butt entry - a coal mining term that has different meanings in different locations It can be synonymous with panel entry sub-main entry or in its older sense it refers to an entry that is butt on to the coal cleavage that is at right angles to the face Cage - in a mine shaft the device similar to an elevator car that is used...

Glossary of Mining Terms

Aerial magnetometer - An instrument used to measure magnetic field strength from an airplane Aeromagnetic survey - A geophysical survey using a magnetometer aboard Strip mine - An open-pit mine usually a coal mine operated by removing overburden excavating the coal...