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Document ID (ISN)27570
CIS number 77-1420
Year 1976
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lindenau N.I., Mjasnikov A.A., Maevskaja V.M., Umrihin A.N., Ontin E.I., Gorohov P.V.
Title Improvement of safety conditions in mines
Original title Ulučšenie uslovij i povyšenie bezopasnosti truda na šahtah [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo "Nedra", Tret'jakovskij proezd 1/19, 103633 Moskva K-12, USSR, 1976. 176p. Illus. 27 ref. Price: Rbl.0.62.
Abstract Contents of this handbook: improved air conditioning in hard headings and coal faces; choice of appropriate air conditioning system (with nomograms and example of calculation); effective methane drainage at the coal face; sudden falls of coal and outbursts of gas (mechanism, control measures); infusion of water into the rock; dust control measures during coal-getting by cutter loader (water spray, foam, etc.); origin of spontaneous fires and fire prevention in mines; improved safety of underground haulage (track observation periscope for mine locomotives, automatic coupling, checking for wear of coupling elements).
Descriptors (primary) safety engineering; coal mining; mine ventilation; underground work
Descriptors (secondary) mine gases; gas emission; USSR; falls of rock; mine fires; fire prevention; methane drainage; manuals; wet dust control; water infusion; ventilation design; underground haulage
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying
Ventilation