September 2023

Volume 75    Issue 9

FEATURED ARTICLES

Opportunities and advantages of 3D geologic modeling for tailings storage facilities
G. Johnson, M. Walden, H. D. Lelono
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Tailings Center developments in 2023
Linda Figueroa, Kray Luxbacher, Joe Scalia
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Reinflation testing of inflatable friction rock bolts
J. Hallowell, R. Cook, M. Conley
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Battery-electric vehicles for mining; challenges and opportunities
William Gleason
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Attracting students to mining engineering: Why do diversity numbers stay so low?
Isabel Barton, Jodi Banta
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Teaching mining engineering in an AI world
Jon Barber
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TECHNICAL PAPER ABSTRACTS

Extended abstracts from the SME journal Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration
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A review of current scheduling and design practices in the Powder River Basin
Amy McBrayer, Andrea Brickey
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Using near-miss events to create training videos
Jennica L. Bellanca, Brendan Macdonald, Jason Navoyski, Jonathan K. Hrica, Timothy J. Orr, Brendan Demich, Cassandra L. Hoebbel
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The influence of drawbell geometry on hang-ups during ore extraction
Raul Castro, Pablo Cid, Rene Gomez, Dion Weatherley
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Study on the tribocharging properties of CaCO3 particles in a cyclone tribocharger
Su Meixuan, Wang Zhiqiang, Wang Jinjun, Li Shaokang, Yang Song, Li Guofeng
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Identifying the location and size of an underground mine fire with simulated ventilation data and random forest model
Yuting Xue, Davood Bahrami, Lihong Zhou
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TUNNELING AND UNDERGROUND CONSTRUCTION

Successful RETC conference is a reflection of a strong tunneling and underground construction industry
William Gleason
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Carbon footprint reduction in transit tunnels
P. Jarast, M. Bakhshi , V. Nasri
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Excavation and support of cross passages on Westside 1
Jeff Brandt, Kerwin Hirro, Peter Dietrich, Norbert Fuegenschuh, Mike Cole, Joseph DeMello
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