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Froth Flotation: A Century of Innovation
Froth Flotation: A Century of Innovation
by Maurice C. Fuerstenau
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Recognized experts provide in-depth coverage on the historical aspects of flotation; flotation fundamentals; flotation chemistry; flotation cells, modeling, and simulation; and flotation plant practice.... (read more)

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NATO Asi Series. Series C, Mathematical and Physical Science #32: Subsea Control and Data Acquisition
NATO Asi Series. Series C, Mathematical and Physical Science #32: Subsea Control and Data Acquisition
by Society For Underwater Technology
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The biennial conferences of the Society for Underwater Technology have achieved an excellent reputation for the quality of their presentations, which cover topics of the most acute current interest, as well as those at the forefront of review and... (read more)

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Equipment Management
Equipment Management
by Paul D. Tomlingson
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Equipment Management: Key to Equipment Reliability and Productivity in Mining, Second Edition, explains how to create and implement an integrated, well-understood, companywide equipment management strategy. Tomlingson offers valuable insights for... (read more)

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After the Boom in Tombstone and Jerome, Arizona: Decline in Western Resource Towns (Shepperson Series in History Humanities)
After the Boom in Tombstone and Jerome, Arizona: Decline in Western Resource Towns (Shepperson Series in History Humanities)
by Eric L. Clements
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Focusing on two Arizona towns that had their origins in mining bonanzas, Tombstone and Jerome, Eric L. Clements offers a rare study dissecting the process of bust itself--the reasons and manners in which these towns declined as the booms ended. Tombstone... (read more)

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Extraction of Chemicals from Seawater, Inland Brines and Rock Salt Deposits
Extraction of Chemicals from Seawater, Inland Brines and Rock Salt Deposits
by Un Industrial Development Organization
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This study covers: The range of primary chemicals obtained at present from seawater, inland brines and rock salt deposits; A review of established plants; Process flow diagrams; Process descriptions; Material and energy requirements of the major... (read more)

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An Introduction to Cut-Off Grade Estimation
An Introduction to Cut-Off Grade Estimation
by Jean-michel Rendu
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An Introduction to Cut-off Grade Estimation examines one of the most important calculations in the mining industry. Cut-off grades are essential to determining the economic feasibility and the mine life of a project. Increased cut-off grades can reduce... (read more)

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Placer Mining for Gold in California
Placer Mining for Gold in California
by Charles Volney Averill
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Placer Mining for Gold in California is the Definitive Resource on the Placer Mining History, Locations, and Production of California's Rich Placers. This book breaks out Placers by individual counties listing mines, their production, location by... (read more)

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Superplasticity and Grain Boundaries in Ultrafine-Grained Materials
Superplasticity and Grain Boundaries in Ultrafine-Grained Materials
by A. And A. Pshenichnyuk. Zhilyaev
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Superplasticity is a state in which solid crystalline materials, such as some fine-grained metals, are deformed well beyond their usual breaking point. The phenomenon is of importance in processes such as superplastic forming which allows the... (read more)

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Management of Mineral Resources: Creating Value in the Mining Business
Management of Mineral Resources: Creating Value in the Mining Business
by Juan Camus
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Mining, as one of the world’s earliest industrial activities, continues to yield minerals and resources both valuable and fundamental to civilization. Yet the industry that produces such riches is not as lucrative as it may seem. It is one endeavor... (read more)

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Concrete for Underground Structures: Guidelines for Design and Construction
Concrete for Underground Structures: Guidelines for Design and Construction
by Robert J. F. Goodfellow
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Concrete is a vital component of almost every underground construction project. Because it significantly impacts both the durability and cost of a project, owners, designers, and contractors are constantly challenged with designing and placing the... (read more)

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T.T. Chen Honorary Symposium on Hydrometallurgy, Electrometallurgy and Materials Characterization
T.T. Chen Honorary Symposium on Hydrometallurgy, Electrometallurgy and Materials Characterization
by John E. Dutrizac Shijie Wang, Michael L. Free, James Y. Hwang And Daniel Kim.
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Proceedings of a symposium sponsored by the Hydrometallurgy and Electrometallurgy Committee and the Materials Characterization Committee of the Extraction and Processing Division of TMS (The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society) Held during the TMS... (read more)

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Coal Mining: Research, Technology and Safety
Coal Mining: Research, Technology and Safety
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Reports and reviews look at research into both environmental concerns and human health concerns surrounding coal mining. The topics include environmental impacts of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in coal particles on sediment quality; soil biota... (read more)

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Offshore Risk Assessment: Principles, Modelling and Applications of Qra Studies
Offshore Risk Assessment: Principles, Modelling and Applications of Qra Studies
by Jan Erik Vinnem
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Offshore Risk Assessment is the first book to deal with quantified risk assessment (QRA) as applied specifically to offshore installations and operations. Risk assessment techniques have been used for some years in the offshore oil and gas industry, and... (read more)

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Roughnecks Rock Bits and Rigs: the Evolution of Oil Well Drilling Technology in Alberta, 1883-1970
Roughnecks Rock Bits and Rigs: the Evolution of Oil Well Drilling Technology in Alberta, 1883-1970
by Sandy Glow
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Roughnecks, Rock Bits, and Rigs is a detailed study of an important and little-documented area of the history of oil and gas in Alberta – it is the first comprehensive study to focus on the technologies that made Alberta’s oil industry viable.... (read more)

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Geotechnical Engineering for Mine Waste Storage Facilities
Geotechnical Engineering for Mine Waste Storage Facilities
by Geoffrey Blight
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The book is a comprehensive treatment of the application of geotechnical engineering to site selection, site exploration, design, operation and closure of mine waste storage facilities. It has been developed from the official mining industry guide to the... (read more)

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Developments in Petroleum Science #8: Fundamentals of Reservoir Engineering
Developments in Petroleum Science #8: Fundamentals of Reservoir Engineering
by L. P. Dake
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"This book is fast becoming the standard text in its field", wrote a reviewer in the Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology soon after the first appearance of Dake's book. This prediction quickly came true: it has become the standard text and has been... (read more)

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Acoustic Waves in Boreholes
Acoustic Waves in Boreholes
by F. L. Paillet
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Introducing the first, self-contained reference on acoustic waveform logging Acoustic measurements in boreholes were first made as a specialized logging technique in geological exploration, but recent advances have greatly expanded the potential... (read more)

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Mining Engineering Analysis
Mining Engineering Analysis
by Christopher J. Bise
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Here is a book that actually fills the gap between theory and application. Mining engineering students studying mine design and needing guidance in assembling a mine-design project will refer to this book over and over again. It is useful for industry... (read more)

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The Rise of Global Corporate Social Responsibility: Mining and the Spread of Global Norms (Business and Public Policy)
The Rise of Global Corporate Social Responsibility: Mining and the Spread of Global Norms (Business and Public Policy)
by Hevina S. Dashwood
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Combining insights from international relations theory with institutional approaches from organization theory and public policy, this book provides a complete explanation for the adoption of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), showing how global norms... (read more)

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Surface Geochemistry in Petroleum Exploration
Surface Geochemistry in Petroleum Exploration
by Steven A. Tedesco
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The application of surface geochemical methods to finding petroleum is based on the detection of hydrocarbons in the soil that have leaked from a petroleum reservoir at depth. While the seal over the deposit was once considered impermeable, surface... (read more)

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