Ore Pass Rehabilitation - Case Studies From Impala Platinum Limited
Organization: The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
Jan 1, 2006
Ore pass systems play a critical role in moving broken rock from the workplace to surface, and the integrity of the ore pass excavations is crucial. Over the life of the mine, ore pass integrity deteriorates, which may eventually result in the ore pass no longer being fit for purpose. This paper presents several case studies of successful ore pass rehabilitation exercises.