Safety in intensive coal seam mining at underground mines of SUEK,Kuzbass

E.P. Yutyaev

Longwall development plans, parameters and mining equipment are chosen based on the forecast data and safety requirements, with due regard to systems and hardware for underground workings condition monitoring, and preventive measures provided by a multifunctional safety system. Application of this technological approach in the minelongwall concept has significantly enhanced the performance and economics and minimized accident rates in geological conditions of SUEKKuzbass underground mines.

№1 (119) 2015

Key words: safety, underground mines, SUEK1Kuzbass, high performance,layout and planning concepts, accident rate minimization

Mining Industry Journal №1 (119) 2015, p.18