Open Pit Design

The major focus of this course is to familiarize students with the elements of computerized mine planning and design of open pit mines. It covers drill hole compositing, development of economic block models and pit modelling by floating cone technique and Lerchs-Grossman algorithm. Equipment selection and production scheduling are also discussed. Students cannot retain credit for both ENGR 4306 and 5386.

ENGR-5386EL
Engineering
3.00
GR