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Koivisto, Mikko (author)
A current trend in mining is towards lower grade deposits when easy to access mineral deposits are depleted in the world. Therefore, to make the current deposits accessible, a cost of mining need to be economic. Costs can be decreased in equipment and mine planning to maximize the availability and utilization of equipment for example by...
master thesis 2017
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Wansink, Jan-Douwe (author)
Changing market dynamics make that mining companies need to increase their equipment utilization and use their equipment more effectively. The growing availability of data from mining equipment and mining operations enables the use of data analytics to achieve that goal. This thesis explores the potential of data analytics and machine learning...
master thesis 2017
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Verhoeff, R.L.A. (author)
Mine design and mine planning are essential to a mining operation as they do not only dictate the outline of the mine, but essentially determine the financial robustness and success of the mining operation. However, as mining is a conservative business mine design is still mostly done by hand. To indicate the effect of uncertainty in mine design...
master thesis 2017
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Waterman, T.A. (author)
Blast fragmentation has an influence on the drill and blast designs, loading, hauling and crushing operations. Previous studies in other mines have shown that by optimizing fragmentation it is possible to save on operational costs. This thesis investigates and applies a method for measuring fragmentation in stopes with the aid of image analysis...
master thesis 2014
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