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Author Thompson, Roger, 1961 May 9- author.

Title Mining haul roads : theory and practice / Roger Thompson, Rodrigo Peroni, Alex T. Visser
Edition 1st
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2018
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Contents 1 Introduction to mine haul roads -- 1.1 Importance of mine haul roads -- 1.2 Characteristics of mine haul roads -- 1.3 The provision of mine haul roads -- 1.4 The quality of mine haul roads -- 2 Concepts for geometrical design -- 2.1 Geometric design and safer haul roads -- 2.2 Integrating design methodology with mining plan -- 2.3 Geometric design process -- 2.4 Vertical alignment issues -- gradeability and brake performance -- 2.5 Horizontal (longitudinal) alignment issues -- 2.6 Safety berms -- 2.7 Ditches and drainage -- 2.8 Intersection design -- 3 Structural design of haul roads -- 3.1 Background and orientation -- 3.2 The CBR structural design method -- 3.3 Mechanistic-empirical design method -- 3.4 General construction notes -- layerworks -- 3.5 Large tracked and platform-type equipment -- 4 Functional design -- 4.1 Introduction and requirements for functional acceptability -- 4.2 Functional characterisation -- 4.3 Benchmarking and monitoring functional performance -- 4.4 Benchmarking and monitoring rolling resistance -- 4.5 General construction notes -- wearing course -- 4.6 Stabilisation and dust palliation -- 5 Road management and maintenance -- 5.1 Background and orientation -- 5.2 Introduction to road management -- 5.3 Minimising total costs across a network of roads -- 5.4 Real-time road maintenance -- 6 Equipment performance and costing road construction -- 6.1 Introduction to accounting analysis -- 6.2 Economic analysis -- 6.3 Equipment performance and costing for road construction -- 6.4 Earthworks equipment and typical operations -- 6.5 Earthworks equipment capital and operational costs -- 6.6 Cost comparison of road design options -- 7 New technology and haulage equipment developments -- 7.1 Background and orientation -- 7.2 Autonomous haulage -- 7.3 Drone-based condition monitoring of haul roads -- 7.4 Haul road geometrical diagnostics -- an example -- 7.5 Fleet management systems
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Subject Mine haulage.
Mine haulage.
Form Electronic book
Author Peroni, Rodrigo, author.
Visser, A. T., author.
ISBN 0429491476
0429957998
0429958005
0429958013
9780429491474
9780429957994
9780429958007
9780429958014