542-0906/01 – Technologies of Opencast Mining of Coal Deposits (TLDU)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mining Engineering and SafetyCredits0
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Milan Mikoláš, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Milan Mikoláš, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementOptional
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2000/2001Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MIK56 doc. Ing. Milan Mikoláš, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 0+0
Part-time Credit and Examination 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The goal of the subject is to familiarize students with technology disintegration, handling, transport and processing of raw materials to fracture operations. The course includes rules for safety and traffic safety legislation and the area.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


The subject deals with mining technology, transport and the establishment of a cyclically continuously operating machine, giant machines and equipment for coal mines. Analysis technology with bucket-wheel excavators and bucket, and their manipulation of the section and in the block. Technological units and their assembly in normal and difficult mining-technological conditions.

Compulsory literature:

Kennedy, Bruce A.: Surface mining, Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, ISBN 0-87335-102-9, Littleton, 1990.

Recommended literature:

Hummel, M.: Mining and Environment, Ostrava, 2005

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Course Syllabus: 1st Taxonomy division coal open pit. 2nd Technology cyclically working machine - excavator shovel and excavator with towing buckets - non transport application in the system. 3rd Transverse movement of the overlying rocks - non transport system. 4th Longitudinal movement of the overlying rocks with long-distance belt conveyors, rail and wheeled transport - technology units (TU). 5th Technology grinding earth excavators classic wheel in the cut and block, handling, prostojovost, more cut mining technology. 6th Grinding technology and compact wheel excavator. excavators, handling times, advantages and disadvantages against classical. 7th Technology grinding soil bucket excavators with various kinds chassis, handling the cut, reports the TU. 8th Dump - division, mechanization, terms of stockpiling, stability stockpiling, emergency conditions and prevention. 9th fill machine dumps, rail and band selector, the technology creation. 10th Supporting and auxiliary machinery in the process of disintegration, waste, transport and filling.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (P2111) Mining (2101V009) Mining K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P2111) Mining (2101V009) Mining K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P2111) Mining P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan

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