Ground Engineering: Principles and Practices for Underground Coal Mining (Hardcover)

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Ground Engineering: Principles and Practices for Underground Coal Mining (Hardcover)

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Provides a comprehensive coverage of ground engineering principles within a risk management framework

Features a large variety of examples that show good and poor mining situations in order to demonstrate the application of the established principles in practice

Ideal for students and practitioners

Emeritus Professor Jim Galvin has a relatively unique combination of industrial, research and academic experience in the mining industry that spans specialist research and applied knowledge in ground engineering, mine management and risk management. His career encompasses directing ground engineering research groups in South Africa and Australia; practical mining experience, including active participation in the mines rescue service and responsibility for the design, operation, and management of large underground coal mines and for the consequences of loss of ground control as a mine manager; appointments as Professor and Head of the School of Mining Engineering at the University of New South Wales; and safety advisor to a number of Boards of Directors of organisations associated with mining.
Product Details ISBN: 9783319250038
ISBN-10: 3319250035
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: February 10th, 2016
Pages: 684
Language: English