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|Technological advancements in electronic sensors and mine-wide monitoring systems have improved remote monitoring and analysis of underground mining information. The effective use of . these systems for ground control applications, however, remains a challenge facing the mining industry. The U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Mines is conducting research, utilizing real-time acquisition of rock mechanics data, to provide mine operators the means to rapidly identify and manage potentially hazardous ground conditions. The Bureau has installed a remote monitoring network in a Colorado coal mine to record Pressures from instruments installed in the roof and pi1lars of gateroads and from transducers on shield-legs along the face. The field data are being monitored at the Denver Research Center, 150 mi from the mine. A computer at the Center analyzes the field data and generates graphic displays, which permit detailed examination of mine-wide ground conditions in real-time. For the first time, Bureau researchers are able to perform real-time monitoring and analysis of rock mechanics data while mining is in progress. The data collection and display capabilities of the system were effectively used to identify and evaluate face stability problems at the mine.|
Additional chapters/articles from the SME-ICGCM book Ninth Conference on Ground Control Mining Proceedings (ICGCM) 9th
|Multiple-Seam Mining - A State-Of-The-Art Review||Design Aspects In Multiple-Seam Mining: Case Studies||Jenmmar Compression Roof Control System||Specialty Truss System And Their Performance||A Case Study Of Grouted Roof Bolt Loading In A Two-Entry Gat||Analysis And Field Testing Of Presupport Application In Coal||Development Of Roof Stitching As A Method Of Support In Indi||Control Of Roadway Closure In Underground Coal Mines By Side||An Application Of Fem Back Analysis Method To Mine Roadway||Controlled Blasting During Drifting In Hard Rock Mine||Field Test Results On Dyna-Rok And Dyna-Rok Plus Anchors||Mine Pillar Stability Analysis Using Fem Methods - Two Case||An Analytical Approach For The Estimation Of Pillar Strength||International Conference On Ground Control In Mining Design||A New Rock Mass Failure Criteria Based On Rate Of Movement||Practical Consideration In Longwall Support Selection||Mine-Wide Monitoring Applications In Ground Control Research||Longwall Stability Analysis Of A Deep, Bump-Prone Western Co||Stability And Control Of Immediate Roof Of Fully Mechanized||An Analysis Of Longwall Shield Cycle Effectiveness By Polyco||The Impact Of Three Longwall Coal Mines On Streamflow In The||Progressive Failure Of The V-Day Mine And A Comparison With||Controlling Subsidence Effects Using Partial Backfilling||Potential Of A Void Diffusion Model To Predict Longwall Subs||The Use Of Rim- To Detect Geologic Anomalies In The Clarion||The Effect Of Hazardous Geologic Structures On Gateroad Stab||Improved Source Location And Evaluation Of Seismic Events Ov||Application Of Short-Term Time-Dependent Plate Loading Tests||Determination Of Classification Parameters For Clay - Bearin||Intrinsic Response Of Borehole Pressure Cells Laboratory Cal||Application Of Sliding Roof Bar Powered Support For Thick-Se||Drainage Of Water From Abandoned Mines By Horizontal Drillin||A Statistical Analysis Of Falls Of Ground In South African C||Three-Dimensional Analysis Of Mine Dump Point Stability||Birth Of A Longwall-Initial Planning To Post-Subsidence Miti||Progressive Hangingwall Caving And Subsidence Prediction At|