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Accession Number PB2013-102160
Title Pillar Mechanics of Coal Mine Bursts: A Control Strategy.
Publication Date 1994
Media Count 9p
Personal Author A. T. Iannacchione J. C. Zelanko
Abstract One of the most difficult and longstanding engineering problems associated with coal mining is the catastrophic failure phenomenon known as coal mine bursts (known in the United States as bumps). For more than 70 years, researchers and practitioners have ...
Keywords Coal mines
Coal pillars
Hazard reduction
Mine bumps
Mine bursts
Mining engineering
Rock mechanics
Room and pillar mining
Stresses
Underground mining


 
Source Agency Bureau of Mines
NTIS Subject Category 48A - Mineral Industries
50D - Soil & Rock Mechanics
68G - Environmental Health & Safety
Corporate Author Bureau of Mines, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1306
Contract Number N/A

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