Advanced Mine Ventilation
  • Author : Pramod Thakur
  • Release Date : 01 November 2018
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 250
  • ISBN 13 : 0081004575

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Book Description: Underground coal mining involves a higher safety risk than open-cast (surface) mining, so worker health and safety is a key concern in this industry. Great progress has been made in the past fifty years in key areas such as the reduction of dust-related diseases in mine workers, methane control, explosion prevention and mine fire control. Efforts are also ongoing to further advance the implementation of the safest available mining practices. Written by an expert with over forty years' experience in the field, this book provides an authoritative review of proven technologies and practices in one convenient volume. After an introductory part on mine environment control, different sections of the book address the essential topics of respirable dust control, methane control and mine fire prevention and control. Reviews the three inter-related topics of respirable dust, gas and fire control in underground coal mines in one convenient volume Offers practical guidelines for the development and implementation of appropriate control strategies in underground coal mines Draws on the author's forty years of experience in the coal industry

Advanced Mine Ventilation

Advanced Mine Ventilation

Author : Pramod Thakur
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
Genre : Uncategorized
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Underground coal mining involves a higher safety risk than open-cast (surface) mining, so worker health and safety is a key concern in this industry. Great progress has been made in the past fifty years in key areas such as the reduction of dust-related diseases in mine workers, methane control, explosion ...

Advanced Mine Ventilation

Advanced Mine Ventilation

Author : Pramod Thakur
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Advanced Mine Ventilation presents the reader with a unique book providing the theory and applications for designing mine ventilation with computers, controlling respirable coal dust and diesel particulate matter, combustible gas control and, mine fire management. The book summarizes the latest knowledge created in the past 40 years in these areas. ...

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Publisher : Springer
Genre : Science
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This book addresses the hazard of gas explosions in sealed underground coal mines, and how the risk of explosion can be assessed, modeled, and mitigated. With this text, coal mine operators and managers will be able to identify the risks that lead to underground mine gas explosions, and implement practical ...

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Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
Genre : Science
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