For quarry operations that are considering SEMs to replace or complement drill and blast methods, this is for you.
Continuous surface mining is being utilized more frequently in mining applications throughout the world. Controlled demonstrations of capability have shown significant benefits over drill and blast techniques in fines generation, consistent product size and quality. Surface miners are designed to address challenges quarry operations may face, such as labor requirements and the risks that come with handling dangerous explosives onsite.
In this white paper, you’ll learn about:
- What continuous surface mining is and it’s related equipment
- How quarries can benefit from using SEMs
- Does continuous surface mining replace drill and blast methods?
- Case study from Jura Cement, Switzerland
This paper can provide aggregate professionals with detailed information to begin applying continuous surface mining methods to their own operations.