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A quantitative approach in mine water balances and strategic management
(University of the Free State, 2014-04)
English: The vital role of water within the mining industry, both as an asset which generates value as well as a shared natural resource requiring responsible stewardship, have long been recognised. Due to extreme climate ...
Development of artificial neural network of mine dewatering
(University of the Free State, 2017)
Open pit mines often experience problems related to groundwater inflows. To perform mineral extraction in safe conditions with high productivity, it is essential to have dry working conditions. For this reason, the groundwater ...
Towards a conceptual hydrogeological model of the Chimiwungo ore body, Lumwana Mine, Northwestern Zambia
(University of the Free State, 2011-11)
A deep and clear understanding of the hydrogeology of an area is paramount in any dewatering project. The development of a detailed conceptual hydrogeological model goes a long way in creating an appreciation of the ...