bank slope

bank slope

[′baŋk ‚slōp]
(mining engineering)
The angle, measured in degrees of deviation from the horizontal, at which the earthy or rock material will stand in an excavated, terracelike cut in an open-pit mine or quarry. Also known as bench slope.
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The most significant areas of escapes are located on the left bank slope of the Samara river valley.
Meltham now playing down the infamous Bank slope were as determined as ever to keep battering the Newsome line but great defence from the likes of Zac Rigby, LukeNewton, Carlo Zaffino, Olly Hague, Morgan Ettienne, Alex Ndlovu and Rob Jackson, kept Meltham pointless until Rochford got his side's only points, scooting over under the sticks for a well deserved try.
Soil bioengineering techniques were used above this elevation--specifically live fascines, brush mattresses, and live stakes--to stabilize the upper bank slope.
In general, ponds presenting multiple shallow zones across pool height levels are likely to be more successful than those without such bank slope complexity.
Tenders are invited for Protection Of Bank Slope By Widening Of Cess And Pitching Etc In Between Gudda- Sambhar Station Under Aden/Dna.
After that's accomplished, the group wants to widen the stream bed to the south and make its bank slope more gradual, Belcher said.
The study information will be supplemented with measurements of river bank slope stability and other factors contributing to erosion.
Tenders are invited for Stone pitching on existing newly constructed bank slope as directed by the Engineer in charge in connection with connectivity to TUNA port from Gandhidham : Kandla port line on Ahmedabad Division of Western Railway
This project will involve construction of a 50,000t liquid chemical berth, including works such as bank slope excavation, main hydraulic works, bank-connecting structure, land works and road works.
Contract awarded for 13AG0111: Construction Rehabilitation of Carangln River Bank Slope Protection Along Pang.
Tenders are invited for Repairs To The Bank Slopes And Sub Banks By Providing Gabion Toe Wall At Weak Formation Locations At Km.