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November 2016

Volume 68    Issue 11

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Using lean six sigma techniques for projects at a Canadian uranium mine, mill
S.G. Britton
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Dragline step change; Safer, greener and lower operating costs are possible
Richard Adsero
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Newmont opens Merian Mine in Suriname on time and under budget
William Gleason
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Mining Foundation of the Southwest to host 34th Awards Banquet
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Computational fluid dynamic modeling of a medium-sized surface mine blasthole drill shroud
Y. Zheng, W.R. Reed, L. Zhou, J.P. Rider
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Defining hazard from the mine worker’s perspective
B.M. Eiter, C.L. Kosmoski, B.P. Connor
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