Essays about: "mining industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 165 essays containing the words mining industry.


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sara Arnhjort; Karin Rundqvist; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Trucking industry; Platinum group metals; PGM; Scenario planning; PGM within trucking industry;

    Abstract : Platinum Group Metals (PGM) are important components within the automotive industry, used for cleaning vehicles toxic gas emissions. An increasing demand of these metals have been observed, and simultaneously, mining organisations have been experiencing declining ore grades in the mines, causing the demand to exceed the supply. READ MORE

  2. 2. Methodology for Real Time Simulations of Autonomous Utility Vehicles

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Johan Borgström; [2020]
    Keywords : Real Time Simulations; HiL simulations; Autonomous Utility Vehicles;

    Abstract : This master thesis is a part of a research project where Luleå University of Technology (LTU) collaborates with University of Oulu, SINTEF Narvik and Oulu University of Applied Sciences. The goal with the research project is to develop a Nordic platform for development of autonomous, environmental friendly and energy efficient heavy vehicles in the forest, harbor and mining industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Unexplored Earth : Inspiring the future of mineral exploration

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Alexandre De Bastiani; [2020]
    Keywords : design; concept; epiroc; mineral exploration;

    Abstract : Very much like the great navigations in the 14th century or the space programs, exploring remote parts of our planet is a dangerous, challenging, and unknown endeavor that drives human beings. We not only do it to find resources but also for the sake of science, looking for shreds of evidence of a past that we only speculate. READ MORE

  4. 4. Landscapes of change and resistance : a case study of the mineral industry’s establishment in south-east Skåne

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Tove Berg; [2020]
    Keywords : struggles over the landscape; the production of landscape; mining conflict; environmental politics; green transition; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper studies the struggles over the landscape that emerge in south-east Skåne due to the exploration permission which was given to ScandiVanadium in 2018. It also examines how this permission has a background in trends of a green transition in the mineral industry. READ MORE

  5. 5. A study of wear and load behaviour on bucket teeth for heavy-duty cable shovels

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Jamal Choudhry; [2020]
    Keywords : DEM; FEM; bucket; teeth; cable shovel; wear; Archard s law; LS-DYNA; scan;

    Abstract : Many of today’s engineering advancements rely on minerals such as copper, gold and iron. For this reason, the mining industry plays an important role for the development of society and technological wonders. Mining excavators are commonly used tools for extracting the minerals from the mine. READ MORE