Academic Catalog

MINE419 MATERIALS HANDLING &MINE TRANSPORT

Course Code: 5650419
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mining Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. HAKAN BAARIR
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Mass transport systems in mining. Fundamentals of pressurized fluid flow. Slurry transportation and design concepts. Principles of in-pit crushing-conveying systems; mine locomotives, hoists, rope haulage systems and their design.