bulk mining

bulk mining

[¦bəlk ′mīn·iŋ]
(mining engineering)
Mining in which large quantities of low-grade ore are taken without attempt to segregate the high-grade portions.
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Length of intercept supports bulk mining strategy of a style of mineralization that was not mined historically in the Cobalt Camp
Trent Meli, president and CEO of First Cobalt, said, "First Cobalt controls 50 historic mining operations across the Cobalt Camp and this program will give us important insights into the geology, metallurgy and bulk mining potential of the Camp.
Cobalt One executive director Jason Bontempo said his company shares the same vision with First Cobalt on bulk mining in the Cobalt camp.
The Sandvik DR461i is a diesel-powered, self-propelled, crawler-mounted blasthole drill that is automation-ready and features forward-thinking design and technology for bulk mining operations.
The scoping study underway for the Hobbs Pipe 1 deposit, with guidance from a team of highly respected consultants and mine developers, is initially focused on optimizing gold recovery, options for low cost bulk mining, sulphide concentrate offtake options, and potential revenue generation for the project.
The geophysical characteristics of Svetlobor indicate the potential for open-pit bulk mining.
Frank Basa, Gold Bullion's CEO, remains confident in the potential of Granada as drill results continue to demonstrate the presence of progressively increasing widespread significant gold mineralization supportive of a near-surface low-grade bulk mining scenario.
8221; Held every four years, the International Conference on Mass Mining is expected to attract over 700 delegates from all major mining companies around the world to discuss the latest advances in bulk mining.
Underground mining at 7500 tpd using bulk mining with a variation of sublevel open stoping.
The company said Hillside was suited to shallow, large-scale, low-cost bulk mining.
area of rhyolite domes contains multiple mineralised zones which include both bonanza and bulk mining gold targets.
Other key developments during the year under review include the opening of the first ever emulsion explosives manufacturing plant in Zambia by Bulk Mining Explosives 9BME) at a cost of $1.