(PDF) Performance Measurement of Mining Equipment

"Reliability analysis as a tool for surface mining equipment evaluation and selection", CIM Bulletin, 93( 1044), 78 – 82, 2000. [29] Gruji c M. Milos, Grujic M. Miodrag and Ivkovic D.M ...

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surface mining industry group called SMART, with the help of engineering consulting firm Marston (acquired by Golder Associates, Inc. in 2011), launched the SMART Benchmarking Program. This program is a low-cost, continuous, web-based, worldwide database that allows participants to anonymously compare equipment benchmarking metrics.

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2021-8-26 · Lithium mining: What you should know about the contentious issue. Electric cars are significant contributors to climate protection – but the mining of lithium for the batteries is often criticized. The discussion focuses on the extraction of raw materials in the South American salt deserts. Questions and answers for a more informed debate.

Web-based Benchmarking in Today''s Mining Industry ...

2020-4-3 · The March 2020 issue of Mining Engineering features a paper on web-based benchmarking of mining equipment performance by Golder''s James Marston and Nathan Hoffman.. Originally presented at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) Annual Conference in February of 2019, the authors discuss the importance of benchmarking to business process improvement and how an …

Benchmarking and its application for caving projects

Benchmarking and its application for caving projects IT Ross CaveConsult Pty Ltd, Australia Abstract The process of benchmarking is commonly used when developing mining projects. As new projects come under scrutiny during the evaluation process, the key drivers, such …

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2008-2-15 · Applications of multistage mining in surface mining 29 Q. X. Yun, G Q. Huang &HL Guan Conception of the sound man-made landscape creature in open cast mining 35 VV.Gailish, VLSuprun & J.GAgaphonov 2 Mine planning and generation A preparation of the databases for the computer planning of the surface mine 41

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2018-11-14 · NRR Mining and consulting was founded with the objective of providing comprehensive mining solutions to the burgeoning African mining industry with the intention of going global as the company grows. The provision of mining solutions will be achieved by applying sound mining …

Global Mining Guidelines Group | Publication: Guideline ...

2020-8-31 · Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) publishes A Standardized Time Classification Framework for Mobile Equipment in Surface Mining. August 31st 2020. The Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG) has published A Standardized Time Classification Framework for Mobile Equipment in Surface Mining: Operational Definitions, Time Usage Model, and Key Performance Indicators.

mining availability benchmarking definitions

Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is a well-known measurement method which combines availability performance and quality for the evaluation of equipment effectiveness in manufacturing industry However there isn''t any study in literature about how to use this metric for mining equipments such as shovel truck drilling machine etc

ICMM & Safety Performance: Benchmarking progress of …

It is the latter type of rock failure that is significant when people are injured. Injury from fall of ground incidents is the most common occupational injury in the South African mining industry due to a prevalence of deep, high-stress mines in the country (the deepest mines can extend 3,500m below surface).

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2021-1-22 · Mine planning and design involves the compilation and integration of all relevant geological, geotechnical, mining, engineering and economic data into a single document to define and describe the exploitation strategy for a particular mineral or coal deposit within

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Benchmarking and sustainability indicators for surface ...

Abstract and Figures. The present contribution investigates the way of applying benchmarking for large-scale open-pit mining operations based on sustainability indi …

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ICMM & Safety Performance: Benchmarking progress of …

Regrettably, 44 fatalities occurred across ICMM company members in 2020. This compares to 287 in 2019, which included the 250 lives lost in the Brumadinho tailings dam collapse, and 50 in 2018. Overall, in 2020 there was a 2 per cent decrease in the total hours worked compared to 2019, and a 17 per cent increase in the number of incidents that ...

Mining Availability Benchmarking Definitions

Mining equipment availability deifnition and. How a focus on equipment performance promises to unlock billions of dollars in productivity returns for miners mining equipment in australia runs at lower annual outputs than most between equipment achieving typical availability rates of 85 and those ami...

Assessing industry needs

Two key factors have led to GMG considering this initiative at this time: 1) the SMART Benchmarking program, which allows participants to upload data from a wide range of equipment on a continuous basis is now under GMG and 2) the recently released GMG Guideline, A Standardized Time Classification Framework for Mobile Equipment in Surface Mining, provides a basis for consistent classification of mining …

Influencing Mining Equipment Performance Through ...

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2020-3-25 · Direct Mining (ITH, Blasting, mucking) is variable and difficult to reduce costs on supplies and parts. Mining is material handling and rock breakage exercise only…streamline processes to reduce ore and waste handling. Labour cost is difficult to change. Service contracts should be reviewed, there is often opportunity there.

Understanding and assessment of mining equipment ...

2013-9-5 · AbstractProductivity and efficiency of mining equipment are among the most important factors contributing to unit mining cost, and measuring and benchmarking them is one of the best ways of identifying the possibilities of improvement. It is in this context that the present paper discusses the notion of overall equipment effectiveness (OEE).

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MIN E 622 - Mining Equipment Design, Benchmarking and Performance ★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-1S-0) Faculty of Engineering. A study of selected surface and underground mining equipment designs, enhancements and appropriateness for operation within given mining conditions.

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The key to AMC''s operational benchmarking is an extensive site visit where interviews are conducted with key personnel and cost and productivity data are obtained directly. The combination of AMC''s operational benchmark database and detailed analysis with the knowledge of your operational personnel is the best way to identify real cost and ...

How benchmarking can improve cost competitiveness in …

2017-8-15 · All in all, this is good enough for a rough indication, but to surface and understand the underlying differences, more insights are required. It is therefore preferable to base labor-productivity benchmarking on the actual staffing positions per shift for a specific piece of equipment …

Mining KPIs | Example KPIs & Performance Metrics for ...

2021-8-19 · Example KPIs for Mining. Average bucket weight. Average fuel use per machine. Average loading time. Average number of dumps per hour/day/week/month. Average number of loads per hour/day/week/month. Average payload. Average swing time. Cash operating costs per barrel of oil equivalent (BOE)

Heavy Mining Equipment Benchmark

Heavy Mining Equipment Benchmark Accurate mobile equipment data for mining professionals. With HME Benchmark choose from over 1,000 machines and define its operating circumstances, to generate a contextual estimate that details periodic maintenance costs, manpower requirements and machine availability for the term of the estimate.

Optimization of the fleet per shovel productivity in ...

2021-3-9 · In surface mining, equipment selection problem involves choosing a fleet of trucks and loaders that have the capacity to move the materials specified in the mine plan within a stipulated period. The optimization problem is to select these fleets in such a way that the …