Month: June 2019

Personal Longwall Proximity Detection

Todd Moore, general manager of safety, CONSOL Energy, and Craig Dickerson, assistant superintendent-Bailey mine, CONSOL Energy CONSOL Energy Inc. and Komatsu Mining Corp. jointly deployed a personal proximity detection system in...

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Using Dynamic Elemental Modeling for AFCs and Drums

Daniel Sharpe, longwall mining engineer, Komatsu Mining The use of Discrete Element Modelling (DEM) in the mining industry has applications from conveyor systems to shovel bucket loading efficiency. The ability to build in...

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