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Salt mining in Cheshire

Event organised by The British Tunnelling Society

Date
07 February 2019
Time
18:00 - 19:45 GMT
Location
Online

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Overview

Winsford Salt Mine: From Drill and Blast to Automated Continuous Mining, will explore the historic method of drill and blast; focusing on the move from continuous miners to the automation of the miners and the benefits of automation.

Alternative Mine Uses (AMU’s) which are in place to reduce the weather effect of a winter de-icing business will also be discussed.

Image courtesy of Compass Minerals ®

For more information please contact:

Shelly-Ann Russell