542-0052/02 – Transportation at Mines and Quarries (DDL)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mining Engineering and SafetyCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jan Nečas, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jan Nečas, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HUM72 Ing. Martin Hummel, Ph.D.
JAR60 Ing. Mária Jarolimová, Ph.D.
MIK56 doc. Ing. Milan Mikoláš, Ph.D.
NEC37 doc. Ing. Jan Nečas, Ph.D.
ZUB021 Ing. Václav Zubíček, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+1
Part-time Graded credit 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject introduces students to the process of technological transportation in the quarry and mining (underground) operations. The course aims at tackling the issues of technology and calculation for rail, belt, wheeled and shipping transport and other special modes of transporting raw materials, and for surface and underground deposit extractions.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Compulsory literature:

KENNEDY, Bruce A. Surface mining. 2nd ed. Littleton, Colo.: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, 1990. ISBN 0873351029.

Recommended literature:

Decree No. 26/1989 Coll. Of the Czech Mining Office on Occupational Safety and Health at Mining and Mining Activities Decree 64/1987 Coll. About the European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR).

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

Participation in the exercises and elaboration of assigned programs.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Division of transport in mines and quarries, basic concepts and an introduction to the issue. 2) Influence of physico-mechanical properties of the extracted raw materials on their technological transportation. 3) The requirements of major mining processes on transport. The theory of force transmission by friction. Equation of motion. 4) The basic method for determining traction force. Traction elements used in transport. Vertical transport. 5) Belt conveyors, main parts. Rope-belt conveyor, scraper conveyor, chain conveyor, vibrating conveyor. 6) Transportation in the pipeline. Gravity transportation. 7) Rail transport – rail track, rolling stock. 8) Rope transport. Aerial ropeway. Suspension transport. 9) Special ground track. 10) Automobile transport. 11) Shipping transport, types, use, elevation, unloading. 12) Transportation using floating belt conveyors, schemes, applications. 13) Hydraulic and pneumatic transport, transport by gravity, chutes, troughs. 14) The combination and comparison of different types of transport systems. Traffic regulations. 15) Ecological and economic aspects of the use of technological transport in quarries and mines.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: ==============

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources K Czech Most 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources K Czech Most 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (N0724A290001) Mining of Mineral Resources K Czech Most 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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