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Optimization of Blasting Parameters Using Regression ...

This research examines optimization of blasting parameters for economic production of granite aggregates in Ratcon and NSCE quarries located atIbadan,OyoState. Samples were collected from the study areas for the determination of rock density and porosity. Schmidt hammer was used for in situ determination of rock hardness. Uniaxial compressive strength of in situ rock was estimated from the ...

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Jg CHAPTER BLASTING ROCK ---•Department

ammonium nitrate blasting prills ~: This . the optimum ratio. ~~ The . detonation efficiency is controlled ... whether a quarry situation or a highway cut. Figure 1. Blasthole Dimensional Terminology - ... to open an excavation in granite rock. The

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Determining minimum burdens for quarry blasting

The use of Power Factor in blast design Using the rock type the designer can select the Powder Factor range suitable for the quarry. The face profiles will identify reduced burdens. Table below relates the explosives loading rate and the reduced burden to the expected ‘In-Hole’ Powder Factor (for a one metre section of 110mm diameter borehole)

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Ground vibration prediction in quarry blasting through an ...

高达12%返现  Sep 04, 2014  Blasting quarry operation in the vicinity of residential areas may cause critical environmental issues. Environmental problems such as flyrock, air overpressure, ground vibration, and dust and fumes may happen by blasting works due to several causes such as extra explosives, blasting design, the distance between the blast-face and monitoring point, geological

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Prediction of airblast-overpressure induced by blasting ...

Jun 01, 2014  A total of 62 blasting operations have been investigated from four granite quarry sites in Malaysia. These sites are located near Johor city, the capital of the Johor State, as shown in Fig. 1.Granite quarry in the mentioned sites are blasted using 75, 89, and 115 mm diameter blastholes and ANFO was used as the main explosive material.Fine gravels were used as the stemming material.

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Rock of Ages Blasting Granite from the Quarry - YouTube

Aug 21, 2014  A rare glimpse at blasting and drilling during a guided tour at Rock of Ages Granite Quarry in Barre, Vermont!

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Designing Blast Patterns Using Empirical Formulas

optimum use of geologic controls. Ash Q) has developed five basic empiric ratios for designing blasts. Ash and others (~) ... the blast patterns calculated by empirical formulas to quarry blasting - patterns producing satisfactory results, with geology considered in the blast

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Prediction of blast-induced air overpressure: a hybrid AI ...

Oct 04, 2015  高达12%返现  This was accomplished by recording the AOp from 95 blasting operations at Harapan Ramai granite quarry site in Malaysia and utilizing the recorded data to train the ICA-ANN models. The most influential parameters on AOp, i.e., maximum charge per delay and the distance from the blast-face, were considered as input parameters, whereas the values ...

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74. Mining and Quarrying - ILO Encyclopaedia

Small-scale stone quarry in West Bengal. ... Dimension stone such as flagstone, granite, limestone, marble, sandstone and slate represent a second class of quarried materials. ... Drilling and blasting. Mechanical drilling and blasting are the first steps in extracting ore from most developed open-pit mines and are the most common method used ...

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SSA Acoustics - Five Mile Quarry

Scope: Our scope of work with the Five Mile Quarry includes completing an environmental noise assessment for the Environmental Impact Statement, as well as conducting quarterly monitoring of noise levels in accordance with Snohomish County. Our evaluation included noise generated from activities on the site, located along Route 203 in Monroe ...

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Petrography and the Need to Establish Optimum Blasting ...

QUARRY 1 GRANITE 23 5 1.2 QUARRY 2 MARBLE 16 4 1.12 QUARRY 3 GRANITE 24 5 1.2 QUARRY 4 MARBLE 20 4 1.12 QUARRY 5 GNEISS 36 7 1.25 QUARRY 6 MARBLE 16 4 1.12 ... “Petrography and the Need to Establish Optimum Blasting Parameters for Rocks in Akamkpa-Oban Mining Area, Southeastern Nigeria”. ...

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Optimization of Blasting Parameters Using Regression ...

This research examines optimization of blasting parameters for economic production of granite aggregates in Ratcon and NSCE quarries located atIbadan,OyoState. Samples were collected from the study areas for the determination of rock density and porosity. Schmidt hammer was used for in situ determination of rock hardness. Uniaxial compressive strength of in situ rock was estimated from the ...

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(PDF) Optimization of Blast Design for Quarries: A case ...

The optimized pattern resulted in a constant powder factor of 0.417 kg/m3 for different blasting patternmodeled.Thus, the quarry should adopt the optimized pattern for it to attain optimum ...

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(PDF) Bench Blasting Design for Optimum Recovery of Blocks ...

Bench Blasting Design for Optimum Recovery of Blocks in Dimension Stone Quarries: A Case Study of Crushed Rock Industry, Supare-Nigeria September 2013 Global Journal of Engineering Research 12(1)

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Jg CHAPTER BLASTING ROCK ---•Department

ammonium nitrate blasting prills ~: This . the optimum ratio. ~~ The . detonation efficiency is controlled ... whether a quarry situation or a highway cut. Figure 1. Blasthole Dimensional Terminology - ... to open an excavation in granite rock. The

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Blasting in a granite quarry - YouTube

Feb 12, 2013  A bigger blast in a granite quary in bavaria

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Chapter 8 BLAST DESIGN - NPS

The only way to evaluate accurately the cost of explosives, is to examine the effects of blasting and to determine the optimum degree of fragmentation. In most cases, the productivity rate is influenced by the degree of fragmentation. To obtain well-fragmented rock by blasting, explosive energy must be well distributed throughout ...

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Drilling and Blasting for Quarries

Maine Drilling Blasting is right around the corner and at your service with the kind of quarry blasting service you’ve not yet experienced. Maine Drilling Blasting’s Quarry Division services over 180 quarries across 7 states, in pits ranging from 10,000 to 1,500,000 tons of production a year. Our turn-key services offer a high-yield ...

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Numerical simulations of rock blasting damage based on ...

1. Introduction. Drilling and blasting is a controlled method of rock mass breakage using explosives that is commonly utilized in the mining and quarry industries, and in civil engineering constructions such as tunnels and dams (Verma and Prasad 2014, Hu et al 2017).Although rock blasting is a more efficient technique for rock breakage, it still has several drawbacks such as vibration-induced ...

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Prediction of airblast-overpressure induced by blasting ...

For this purpose, AOp and influential parameters were recorded from 62 blast operations in four granite quarry sites in Malaysia. Several models were trained and tested using collected data to determine the optimum model in which each model involved nine inputs, including the

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Designing Blast Patterns Using Empirical Formulas

optimum use of geologic controls. Ash Q) has developed five basic empiric ratios for designing blasts. Ash and others (~) ... the blast patterns calculated by empirical formulas to quarry blasting - patterns producing satisfactory results, with geology considered in the blast

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PQ University Lesson 4- Drilling Blasting : Pit Quarry

Aug 28, 2019  PQ University Lesson 4: Drilling Blasting. The initial production steps in a quarry operation – drilling and blasting ­– can significantly impact the productivity and costs of most downstream operations, including loading, hauling, crushing and screening, and product yield – the relative volume of high-value crushed stone products ...

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Use of Intelligent Methods to Design Effective Pattern ...

Jul 15, 2019  The latitude of the quarry is 1°36′41″N; its longitude is 103°49′20″E. Figure 2 shows a view of the studied site (Ulu Tiram quarry) in Johor area, Malaysia. Because of aggregate production ranging from 15,000 to 35,000 tons per month, blasting operations in

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A Novel Approach for Blast-Induced Flyrock Prediction ...

Flyrock is one of the major disturbances induced by blasting which may cause severe damage to nearby structures. This phenomenon has to be precisely predicted and subsequently controlled through the changing in the blast design to minimize potential risk of blasting. The scope of this study is to predict flyrock induced by blasting through a novel approach based on the combination of ...

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Petrography and the Need to Establish Optimum Blasting ...

QUARRY 1 GRANITE 23 5 1.2 QUARRY 2 MARBLE 16 4 1.12 QUARRY 3 GRANITE 24 5 1.2 QUARRY 4 MARBLE 20 4 1.12 QUARRY 5 GNEISS 36 7 1.25 QUARRY 6 MARBLE 16 4 1.12 ... “Petrography and the Need to Establish Optimum Blasting Parameters for Rocks in Akamkpa-Oban Mining Area, Southeastern Nigeria”. ...

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Optimization of Blast Design for Quarries -A Case Study of ...

for different blasting patternmodeled.Thus, the quarry should adopt the optimized pattern for it to attain optimum blasting result. Software was developed using Hypertex Preprocessor (PHP) programming language to facilitate the design of the blasting operation in ZIBO quarry.

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(PDF) Optimization of Blast Design for Quarries: A case ...

The optimized pattern resulted in a constant powder factor of 0.417 kg/m3 for different blasting patternmodeled.Thus, the quarry should adopt the optimized pattern for it to attain optimum ...

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Determining minimum burdens for quarry blasting

The use of Power Factor in blast design Using the rock type the designer can select the Powder Factor range suitable for the quarry. The face profiles will identify reduced burdens. Table below relates the explosives loading rate and the reduced burden to the expected ‘In-Hole’ Powder Factor (for a one metre section of 110mm diameter borehole)

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Numerical simulations of rock blasting damage based on ...

1. Introduction. Drilling and blasting is a controlled method of rock mass breakage using explosives that is commonly utilized in the mining and quarry industries, and in civil engineering constructions such as tunnels and dams (Verma and Prasad 2014, Hu et al 2017).Although rock blasting is a more efficient technique for rock breakage, it still has several drawbacks such as vibration-induced ...

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Chapter 8 BLAST DESIGN - NPS

The only way to evaluate accurately the cost of explosives, is to examine the effects of blasting and to determine the optimum degree of fragmentation. In most cases, the productivity rate is influenced by the degree of fragmentation. To obtain well-fragmented rock by blasting, explosive energy must be well distributed throughout ...

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Blasting and Fragmentation Journal - International Society ...

Full-scale test blasts were analyzed at a granite quarry in Talbotton, GA. ... inter-hole timing while altering top and bottom column primer time to potentially improve throw while maintaining optimum fragmentation. ... within ~100m of the blast, but at two different bench levels, were used to monitor production blasts in a limestone quarry ...

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Rock fragmentation control in opencast blasting ...

Apr 01, 2016  Total cost of aggregate production in a quarry has a minimum value at an optimum fragmentation size (Mackenzie, 1967, Morin and Ficarazzo, 2006). Prediction of the optimum fragmentation size will help the quarry owners in selecting blasting parameters to produce required material size at a known cost and also in selecting other crushers and ...

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(PDF) Airblast Prediction in a Blasting Operation Using ...

then optimum model as it has R 2 an RMSE of 0.983 and 0.149 . ... [Show full abstract] purpose, a database was compiled from 97 blasting events in a granite quarry in Penang, Malaysia. The values ...

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PQ University Lesson 4- Drilling Blasting : Pit Quarry

Aug 28, 2019  PQ University Lesson 4: Drilling Blasting. The initial production steps in a quarry operation – drilling and blasting ­– can significantly impact the productivity and costs of most downstream operations, including loading, hauling, crushing and screening, and product yield – the relative volume of high-value crushed stone products ...

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Optimization of Blasting Parameters Using Regression ...

the optimum blasting result using the regression model generated using indices such as oversize generation and geometric volume of blast fit on blast design parameters. Description of the Study Areas . The study areas are located at Ibadan, Oyo state. Two quarries namely NSCE quarry and Ratcon quarry were used for this research.

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Quarry - Dyno Nobel

In July of 2016, at a granite quarry in the Southeast United States, current drill patterns were a 13x13 with 3’ of subdrill using a 5.75” blast hole. The average pounds per hole was 598. The seismograph, measuring vibration, is located within 700ft from the blast. SHA (Signature Hole Analysis) was being utilized to delay shots.

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DRILLING AND BLASTING DESIGN BASED ON INVARIABLE

May 06, 2017  The second experimental blasts series was set on a granite-gneiss quarry. The series included three sets of single-charge blasts of 1.2 kg of ANFO at 1.2 m depth and varying charge diameter of 64, 89 and 102 mm. Charge depth was equivalent to 1 m burden, which showed maximum values of rock mass velocity and acceleration.

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White Lake Granite Quarry - NYS Dept. of Environmental ...

White Lake Granite Quarry seeks the necessary permit to develop and operate a 26.6-acre Life of Mine surface granite mine on a 56.5-acre parcel owned by Red Rock Quarry Associates, LLC. The proposed mine will operate above the water table and extract granite blocks for use as dimension stone within a 5.2-acre extraction area.

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