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Accession Number PB2013-102972
Title Case Study Examination of Two Blast Rounds at a Nevada Gold Mine.
Publication Date 2001
Media Count 15p
Personal Author C. Caceres E. Mchugh J. Warneke
Abstract NIOSH researchers collected basic data from two blast rounds at the SSX-Steer Mine as a component of a larger study on controlled blasting, the goal of which is to reduce injuries from falling rocks in underground mines. Drilling and blasting procedures a ...
Keywords Controlled blasting
Falling rocks
Geologic data
Gold mines
Mine safety
SSX-Steer Mine
Underground mines

Source Agency National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
NTIS Subject Category 48A - Mineral Industries
79E - Detonations, Explosion Effects, & Ballistics
50D - Soil & Rock Mechanics
Corporate Author National Inst. for Occupational Safety and Health, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1306
Contract Number N/A

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