Ventilation Design and Practice at the Olympic Dam Mine, South Australia

Clarke B N,
Organization: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
Pages: 6
Publication Date: Jan 1, 1988
The Olympic mine is currently and development to 1988. The mine practice is, and number of factors. Dam copper-uranium-gold undergoing construction start production in May ventilation design and will be determined by a These include: 1. Mining method and degree of mechanization. 2. Presence of radon emanating material. 3. High virgin rock temperatures at relatively shallow depths. 4. High ambient air temperatures in Summer.
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