mine development

mine development

[′mīn di‚vel·əp·mənt]
(mining engineering)
The operations involved in preparing a mine for ore extraction, including tunneling, sinking, crosscutting, drifting, and raising.
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Limited (TCC) has delivered the Feasibility study report of the Initial Mine Development of the Reko Diq project to the Ministry of Minerals & Mine development, Government of Balochistan.
But there are other factors at play in mine development.
As well, he has managed the acquisition, permitting and construction of four successful domestic mine development projects costing nearly $500 million.
He has written numerous papers on the environmental impacts of mine development in Northern Ontario.
With a scoping study for potential mine development in progress, this strategic mineral rights acquisition advances prospects for the Indian River Placer Project considerably", says Hans Boge, P.
De Beers Canada and Attawapiskat First Nation have reached an interim agreement, which paves the way for construction of winter roads to take place and preliminary mine development activities to get underway.
If Kennecott so elects, Milagro will be carried for half of its 30 percent participating interest in the mine development.
It will help to identify cost-effective, renewable energy options for mine development.
When we get a major exploration program or mine development, we need quite a substantial number of skilled people for that project and those people just don't exist.
In addition, the Fish Lake Project began the Provincial Government mine development permitting process in September 1993.
Mine Development Associates completed the Canadian National Instrument 43-101 report on reserves in February 2006.