Date of Award
Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering
Professor Koehler S. Stout
This report on open pit mining operations will discuss: the history of open pit mining, factors important in the selection of open pit mining and in the development of an open pit, and the various mining and operational methods used in this type of an operation. Stripping coal mining operations will be discussed but the majority of the report will be on open pit metal mines.
Simon, James A., "Open Pit Mining Operations" (1957). Bachelors Theses and Reports, 1928 - 1970. 483.