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mine dump

n
(Mining & Quarrying) South African a large mound of residue, esp from gold-mining operations
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Tenders are invited for sapling at north mine dump area at tirodi mine
Through the combination of the fiber optic monitoring of indoor physical model experiments and numerical simulations of the stability of the dump, a theoretical and practical foundation is laid for fiber optic monitoring solutions of a mine dump.
"These crony-owned mining companies piled this giant mine dump near the village without any consideration for the safety of the village that has existed all along," the fire officia
The disposal of mining wastes and the location of the tailing dam (mine dump) are major concerns for environmentalists and civil society activists.
Belarus exports potash fertilizers, truck assembly kits, tractors, mine dump trucks, spare parts for automobiles and tractors, tires, bearings, food industry products.
The company has negotiated terms to process surface material remaining at the East Mine Dump, Tilt Cove; Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
Ilfeld, however, lies outside the boundaries of the Harz National Park; accordingly there is no basic legal prohibition against collecting on the dumps at Ilfeld, especially as, legally, a mine dump is not a forest floor, and therefore cannot fall within the jurisdiction of the forest administration.
The shimmering misty photograph on the cover of this book shows the startling urban landscape of township, mine dump and high-rise that define Johannesburg, built neither on coast nor hillside, but upon a river of gold.
Six white police officers of the Northeast Rand Dog Unit, near Johannesburg, unleashed four police dogs on three alleged illegal immigrants (all black) at a deserted mine dump.
Initial prospecting of the Chucker Project by the Company returned up to 44.6 g/t Au from a mine dump. A total of 10 samples were collected from outcrops and mine dumps.
The main exposure factor of interest in this study was the distance between the study population and the mine dump. For quality control of the interviews, fieldworkers randomly selected 10% of the homes and readministered the same questionnaire to the same previously interviewed respondents to verify their responses.
Paramount has performed scoping level metallurgical testing to provide a basis for estimation of potential process recoveries for oxide, sulphide, and mine dump material.