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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Authors: Bakhtavar, Ezzeddin
Abdollahisharif, Jafar
Lotfi, Ehsan
Oraee, Kazem
Contact Email: sko1@stir.ac.uk
Title: Assessment of parameters influence the extraction method selection for the dimension stone quarries
Citation: Bakhtavar E, Abdollahisharif J, Lotfi E & Oraee K (2012) Assessment of parameters influence the extraction method selection for the dimension stone quarries 2012 SME Annual Meeting & Exhibit 2012 (SME 2012): From Mine to Market, Now it's Global, SME Annual Meeting: Mine to Market, Now it's Global, Seattle, WA, USA, 19.2.2012 - 22.2.2012, Littleton, Colorado, USA: Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, pp. 244-248.
Issue Date: 12-Feb-2012
Conference Name: SME Annual Meeting: Mine to Market, Now it's Global
Conference Dates: 2012-02-19T00:00:00Z
Conference Location: Seattle, WA, USA
Abstract: All parameters influencing the decision for selection of a suitable extraction method were first selected as the base of this study. Then these parameters were categorized in two main groups. The first group of the parameters includes "geomechanical and inherent characteristics of the dimension stones" such as hardness, RQD, compressive strength, joints plane orientation and spacing, and water content. The second group was named "technical and economical parameters associated with the investor's objectives" like for example extraction capacity (production rate), blocks recovery, mechanization, capital investment and operational costs. Finally, the influences of all mentioned parameters on the selection of the most applicable extraction methods have been assessed and discussed.
Type: Conference Paper
Status: Publisher version (final published refereed version)
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URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/8951
URL: http://toc.proceedings.com/15118webtoc.pdf
Affiliation: Urmia University of Technology
Urmia University of Technology
Urmia University of Technology
Management Work and Organisation

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