Articles by Ailbhe Goodbody - Page 61 of 62

Remote control

Many mines are situated in the worlds most inhospitable regions, with extreme climates and little infrastructure....

Management

25 APR 2012

Scaling the heights

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at the role of scaling in underground mines

Equipment

25 APR 2012

Cast in concrete

Shotcreting is a valuable form of primary and secondary rock support in underground mines. Ailbhe Goodbody...

Equipment

25 APR 2012
Lessons in Eastern exploitation

Lessons in Eastern exploitation

Ailbhe Goodbody attended the School of Underground Mining in Krakw, Poland, to hear about the latest...

Reports

29 MAR 2012

Mine site maintenance

Ailbhe Goodbody takes a look at the various roles of graders and dozers in mining

Equipment

29 MAR 2012

Quality connections

Ailbhe Goodbody examines the array of communications offerings available to surface mines

Equipment

29 MAR 2012

A deeper design

Ailbhe Goodbody reports on the latest trends in mine design, and speaks to nine of the leading software...

Management

01 MAR 2012
Through thick and thin

Through thick and thin

In November 2011, Ailbhe Goodbody attended the International Mining Forum near Lublin, Poland, to learn...

Reports

25 JAN 2012

Strong, stable and straight

Ailbhe Goodbody spoke to five of the leading drill rig manufacturers to learn about the requirements...

Equipment

25 JAN 2012
When the dust settles

When the dust settles

Ailbhe Goodbody examines various means of controlling dust in open-pit mining and the firms involved...

Management

25 JAN 2012
Raising the standard

Raising the standard

Raise boring is an important method of shaft excavation in the mining industry. Ailbhe Goodbody looks...

Development

05 DEC 2011
Monitoring movement

Monitoring movement

Ailbhe Goodbody examines the technology developed to monitor and assess slope stability in open-pit

Comminution

05 DEC 2011