Optimization in the quarry, Norwegians show the way

Jun 10, 2015· The Akselberg quarry in central Norway, about 400 km north of Trondheim, produces about 1.8 million tonnes of limestone carbonate annually, a product widely used in the European paper industry. Since it was established in 1997, this 2.5 km long and 1.5 km wide pit has consistently improved its productivity in drilling and blasting.

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MEASUREMENT WHILE DRILLING (MWD) - EFTECH

EFTECH is a leading provider of Process and Pipeline Services to domestic & international oil and gas industry. Our service spans nine countries across the globe. We are proudly representing Malaysia's Flag and make the nation proud of our achievements.

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Characterization of rotary-percussion drilling as a ...

Introduction. Rotary-percussion drilling (RPD) is widely used for drilling blast holes for the exploitation of mineral resources. It has also shown potential for seismic-while-drilling (SWD) purposes. For example, percussion drilling was first proposed as a seismic source, from which drill-bit positon can be monitored (Weatherby, 1936).

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Jun 07, 2021· Yes, we already support direct integration with Epiroc and smart drills as well as 3rd party measure while drilling logging technologies. Alongwith drill hole parameters post-drilling measurement devices such as boretrack units can also be easily incorporated and visualized in Strayos.

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Measurement while drilling (MWD) Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) v. t. e. A drilling rig is used to create a borehole or well (also called a wellbore) in the earth's sub-surface, for example in order to extract natural resources such as gas or oil. During such drilling, data is acquired from the drilling rig sensors for a range of purposes ...

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Application of Measurement While Drilling Technology to ...

Application of Measurement While Drilling Technology to Predict Rock Mass Quality and Rock Support for Tunnelling Jeroen van Eldert 1 · Håkan Schunnesson 1 · Daniel Johansson 1 · David Saiang 1

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An Overview on Measurement-While-Drilling Technique and ...

Oct 16, 2014· Measurement-while-drilling (MWD) aims at collecting accurate, speedy and high resolution information from the production blast hole drills with a target of characterization of highly variable rock masses encountered in sub-surface excavations. The essence of the technique rests on combining the physical drill variables in a manner to yield a fairly accurate description of the sub …

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Rock Failure of Quarry Highwall Below Existing Development ...

May 06, 2020· I'm thinking the best way to measure this would be a couple of inclined boreholes, drilled about 40' back from the face at a 45deg angle, advanced until the drill bit breaks through the quarry face. Supplemented with joint measurements from the quarry (+ drone photography).

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Apr 23, 2010· Long hole production drilling; Quarry (Limestone) Rock drilling tools; Rock reinforcement; Scaling; Construction. By Application. Building and infrastructural renovation; Dimension stone; Foundation construction; ... Measurement While Drilling. Tunnels. India's longest tunnel …

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An Overview on Measurement-While-Drilling Technique and ...

Oct 16, 2014· 10%· Measurement-while-drilling (MWD) aims at collecting accurate, speedy and high resolution information from the production blast hole drills with a target of characterization of highly variable rock masses encountered in sub-surface excavations. The essence of the technique rests on combining the physical drill variables in a manner to yield a fairly accurate …

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Measurement While Drilling By Xin Zhan Submitted to the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences on Sep 9, 2005 in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Earth and Planetary Sciences Abstract An LWD acoustic wave can move the excess charge in the electric double layer along the ...

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May 15, 2020· Satellite-guided navigation technology for pinpoint drilling accuracy. Nickolas Zakharia 15/05/2020, 5:53 am. 15/05/2020. 480. TIM3D is available for 's entire drilling range, including the DP1100i. 's satellite-based drill rig navigation — TIM3D — allows for vastly superior drilling accuracy and productivity in quarrying ...

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CEMENT PRODUCTION AND QUARRY PROCESSES-.pdf. f OUTLINE Introduction Definition Of Terms Geology Of The Area Drilling Operations Blasting Operations Effect Of Blasting and Safety measure Crushing Conclusion f BRIEF HISTORY OF THE COMPANY BUA group Obu cement company limited was formally established in August 2014. it is situated at Benin–Okene ...

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7.3.2.9 Measures during Drilling and Blasting

7.3.2.9 Measures during Drilling and Blasting Following measures will be taken while drilling and blasting operations in the quarry: Drilling and blasting in quarry will be done in accordance with the provisions of the Mines Act, rules and regulations; Adequate safety measures will be taken during blasting operations in the quarry so

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Oct 18, 2018· One major global quarry blasting systems firm has launched a new state-of-the-art solution, while augmented reality is being used by another leading sector name as an important education tool. Guy Woodford reports. As one of the world's leading providers of commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems, Orica has a vision to transform how drill and blast is used to unlock …

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Quarry Academy 2005 Pit planning and layout • 3D terrain modelling • geological mapping Pre-blast • marking of drill patterns or GPS guided feed collar positioning device • measurement-while-drilling, MWD • sampling of cuttings • 3D drill patterns - by combining laser scanning of highwalls and drill-hole

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Using drones for drilling and blasting : Pit & Quarry

Jul 28, 2017· The precise drilling produced thanks to the data from a drone helps to achieve the sought-after rock fragmentation size and can save on loading and crushing costs while reducing equipment wear and tear, as well as minimizing productivity losses. Another important aspect of the pre-detonation blasting process is the pre-blast digital elevation ...

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Measurement While Drilling (MWD) for Oil Rigs

Measurement While Drilling (MWD) require pressure sensors designed to constantly measure drilling fluid pressure/flow along with the ability to adjust mixture or pressure levels to keep drills operating and help prevent damage or equipment failures. This includes the circulation system's stand

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High-tech solutions in quarry design and stockpile ...

Sep 22, 2020· High-tech solutions in quarry design and stockpile management. Data retrieved from a drone is used in blasting design software to generate a 3D image of the area. Drill and blast companies are not where you would expect to find leading edge technology being used to help quarries manage pit design, measure stockpiles and resource volumes all ...

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Minerals | Free Full-Text | Prospects of Applying MWD ...

Measurement while drilling (MWD) is a state-of the-art technology that allows to measure and obtain various types of real-time data on the rock mass in the process of hole drilling. Such information has great value both in data analysis and its use in engineering calculations and timely decision making on further processes of rock excavation ...

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Quarry Drilling & Blasting | McCallum Rock Drilling

Quarry Drilling & Blasting. Our Bread and Butter. We utilize cutting-edge drone and GPS technology to measure, design, layout, and execute a drill and blast program. ... and takes much less time. A typical blast duration is usually 1 to 3 seconds, while rock hammering can take over two weeks to displace the same amount of volume incurred by a ...

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Technical Services - RedBull Powder

Blast optimisation for quarry/mine throughput; 3D TIMS GPS drilling quality reports and measure while drilling data; Optimisation for environmental controls; Product performance assessment (VOD) Quarry Blasting. RedBull carries out Rock-on-Ground blasting services to over 100 North Island quarries. We achieve effective blast design ...

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[PDF] The use of measure while drilling for rock mass ...

DOI: 10.20868/upm.thesis.53764 Corpus ID: 198395881. The use of measure while drilling for rock mass characterization and damage assessment in blasting @inproceedings{Miguel2018TheUO, title={The use of measure while drilling for rock mass characterization and damage assessment in blasting}, author={J. Miguel}, year={2018} }

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Quarrying of Stones: Its Methods, Selection of Site ...

Quarrying by blasting involves a series of systematic operations such as drilling of blast-holes, charging of blast-holes and firing the shots. (1) Drilling of blast-holes: A blast-hole is a hole of suitable diameter and depth driven at a properly selected location on a rock for being charged with an explosive.

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Drilling in mining - SlideShare

Apr 07, 2014· 6. Drilling operations should be properly logged. Whenever, there is no measure while drilling system are installed close observations of the operating parameters and recording in the logbook as much detailed as possible should be practiced. Recording requirements are …

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Mining and Quarry Drilling - Mincon Group PLC. Mining and Quarry Drilling Mincon has become The Driller's Choice for some of the world's largest mining projects, thanks to a global footprint of manufacturing facilities and network of customer support centres that can supply and service Mincon products in even the most remote and inaccessible parts of the world.

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5 Measurement While Drilling Engineer Salaries. Measurement While Drilling Engineers earn $75,000 annually on average, or $36 per hour, which is 13% more than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Measurement While Drilling Engineers work for Halliburton at $81,000 annually. Submit a Salary.

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