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Mar 20 2010 0183 32 Similarly tunnelers would be better called stopers as stoping is the process of digging out a stope You re mining not tunneling I would suggest reading a some wiki pages maybe starting here to learn some more terminology so you don t get switched up It will lead you to words like bonanza and portals and adits etc...

Glossary of Mining Terms

Glossary of Mining Terminology A Abutment - In coal mining 1 the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway is transferred to the solid coal along the sides which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway and 2...

Wordnik Coal Mining Terms

Coal mining has engendered fascinating subcultures in industry labor music folklore environment and energy It has a rich vocabulary as well and I ve encountered some gorgeous mining words I d like to collect as many as I can here whether Appalachian or British...

Glossary of Mining and Geordie words

A Adit -Entrance to a mine usually a drift which sloped from the surface down to a coal seamAdvanced Head -A roadway heading which is in front of the coal face line Advance Face -A face where the coal is extracted as the face and roadways advance inbyeOpposite to retreat mining AFC -An armoured flexible conveyor used to transport coal off a face coal cutting machines were often...

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Mining Glossary of Terms Abutment - In coal mining 1 the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway is transferred to the solid coal along the sides which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway and 2 the weight of the rocks over a longwall face is transferred to the front abutment that is the solid coal ahead of the face and the back abutment that is the settled...

Glossary of coal mining terminology

of Coal Mining Terms Abandoned areas - section panels and other areas that are not ventilated and examined in the manner required for work plac Active workings - any place in any mine where miners are normally required to work or travel...

Top ten mining terms you should know

Jul 28 2014 0183 32 Top Ten Mining Terms 10 Teck Coal fined over charges relating to 2012 discharges of selenium and calcite to a mine settling pond and to the Fording River from its Fording River and...

4 Coal Mining and Processing Coal Research and

The term coal quality is used to distinguish the range of different commercial steam coals that are produced directly by mining or are produced by coal cleaning 3 Generally coal quality for steam coals ie coal used for electricity generation refers to differences in heating value and sulfur content although other characteristics such...

Glossary of coal mining terminology

This is a partial glossary of coal mining terminology commonly used in the coalfields of the United Kingdom Some words were in use throughout the coalfields some are historic and some are local to the different British coalfields...

An Archaeologist s Guide to Mining Terminology

The authors present a glossary of mining terminology commonly used in Australia and New Zealand The definitions and useages come from historical and contemporary sources and consideration is given to those most frequently encountered by archaeologists The terms relate to alluvial mining hard rock mining ore rlll9 processing and coal mining...

Mining Glossary

A Abutment - A coal mining term to describe the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway transfering to the solid coal along the sides which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway Angle of dip - The angle at which strata or mineral deposits are inclined to the horizontal plane Anorthosite - A plutonic rock composed almost entirely of plagioclase which is usually...

Coal mining terms Engole

T his is a partial glossary of common coal mining terms used in the United Kingdom Some words were in use throughout the coalfields some are historic and others are local to the different British coalfields A Adit an underground level or tunnel to the surface for access or drainage 1 2 Afterdamp Damps is the collective name given to all gases other than air found in coal mines in...

Mining Terms Explained A to Z Anglo American

Learn about mining with this dictionary full of mining terms methods from base metals to stopes more...

Circular 891

GLOSSARY OF COAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM AND SUPPLEMENTARY TERMS lost-in-mining--Coal remaining in the ground after all extraction is completed Lost-in-mining includes coal that is 1 left to support mine roofs 2 too thin to mine 3 unmined around oil gas water and disposal wells 4 unmined around shafts and electrical and water...

Glossary of Scotch Mining Terms

A Glossary of Scotch Mining Terms Compiled by James Barrowman Mining Engineer Secretary to the Mining Institute of Scotland 1886 Coal sold for delivery in horse carts is usually sold by the cart of 12 cwts or waggon of 24 cwts CARTRIDGE A quantity of powder or other explosive packed in suitable form for use in blasting...

Glossary of Mining Terms

A Abutment - In coal mining 1 the weight of the rocks above a narrow roadway is transferred to the solid coal along the sides which act as abutments of the arch of strata spanning the roadway and 2 the weight of the rocks over a longwall face is transferred to the front abutment that is the solid coal ahead of the face and the back abutment that is the settled packs behind the face...

coal mining Definition History Types Facts Britannica

Coal mining extraction of coal deposits from the surface of Earth from underground Coal has been used since the Bronze Age 3 000 to 4 000 years ago and was the basic energy source that fueled the Industrial Revolution of the 18th and 19th centuri...

Mining Terms

Mining Terms Barrowman s Glossary of Scotch Mining Terms Please click here to view a complete transcription of Glossary of Scotch Mining Terms by James Barrowman 1886This work contains definitions of occupations words commonly used by miners and technical terms...

Coal Mining Effluent Guidelines Effluent Guidelines US EPA

EPA promulgated the Coal Mining Effluent Guidelines and Standards 40 CFR Part 434 in 1975 and amended the regulation in 1976 1977 1979 1982 1985 and 2002The regulation covers wastewater discharges from mine drainage coal storage facilities and coal preparation plants...

Introduction Overview Introduction underground COAL

Where mining terms are used for the first time they are typed in bold within quotation marks There is also a glossary available at Coal glossary - an explanation of coal coal mining terms The information provided is from limited resources and therefore is unlikely to be exhaustive...

Glossary of Mining Terms

Glossary of Mining Terms A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Acidic precipitation - Snow and rain that have a low pH caused by sulphur dioxide...

Coal Terminology Resource Reserve

Further Reading Coal Resources of the United States USGS 1975 This is the most recent comprehensive estimate of coal total resource in the United States and includes the definitions at that time for many of the terms above Note Requires free DjVu viewer to read Coal Resource Classification System of the US Geological Survey USGS 1983 Note Requires free DjVu viewer to...

Glossary of Mining Terminology

Glossary of Mining Terminology After Damp - Gasses resulting from underground combustion normally carbon monoxide This is a loose term implying any fatal gas in a mine after an explosion or fire Air Shaft - A vertical opening into a mine for the passage of air Airway - Any passage in a mine along which an air current mov Some passages are...

A glossary of terms used in coal mining Gresley William

Mar 02 2007 0183 32 A glossary of terms used in coal mining by Gresley William Stukeley Publication date 1883 Topics Coal mines and mining Publisher London New York E FN Spon Collection cdl americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English Addeddate 2007-03-02 18 34 47 Call number...

Glossary of Mining Terminology

The Glossary of Mining Terminology is a first attempt to improve Inuktitut terminology in the resource development field The aim of the glossary is to clarify some technical words associated with resource development using everyday language The Glossary of Mining Terminology is a living document that will continue to be improved as the industry develops and Inuktitut speakers become more...

coal mining Infoplease

Sometimes the terms open-pit open-cast or surface mining are used in the same sense although they usually refer to metalliferous mining or the mining of other minerals Underground coal mining is the extraction of coal from below the surface of the earth...

Flashcards

This set of flashcards introduces key terms in coal mining the process of coal formation types of coal and how coal is processed into a cleaner...

Draft terms of reference for conducting a strategic

These terms of reference fulfill the obligation of the Minister of Environment and Climate Change to establish the mandate of the committee to undertake the strategic assessment of thermal coal mining Public comments on the draft terms of reference can be provided on or before August 28 2020 to Strategic Assessment of Thermal Coal Mining...

Appendix G Glossary of Mining Terms

Highwall The face of the exposed overburden and coal seam in an open cut of a surface coal mining activity or for entry to underground mining activiti 30 CFR 7015 Hot A term applied to a mine or part of a mine that generates methane in considerable...

Glossary of mining terms terminology abbreviations symbols

A glossary of terms and meanings along with the terminolgy used in mining and exploration Mining Talk Terminology Symbols Meanings ADIT A nearly horizontal passage driven from the surface to the mine workings BITUMINOUS COAL A middle rank coal formed by pressure and heat on lignite Usually has a high Btu value british thermal...

Ventilation

basic mining process/terminology associated functions Adjoining intake and return airways are separated by the coal pillars or by installing stoppings most commonly in the form of a wall of some kind in any interconnecting roadways to prevent air short-circuiting between the roadways Sometime doors are used in place of stoppings to...

Coal Mining Detailed Study

appendix a additional untreated and treated acid mine drainage wastewater characterization data appendix b draft acid mine drainage treatment cost module...