New Approach to Overburden Stripping

CIM Bulletin, 1967

R. E. Evans Manager, Business Development, Henry J. Ka ise r Campa ny (Canada), Ltd ., Montreal, Quebec

This paper contains an analysis of the geography and geology of the Black Lake area, Eastern Townships of Quebec, an outline of the work to be performed, an explanation of the design concept and how it was developed, and a discussion of the actual stripping operation, including details of the machinery being used, etc.
Keywords: boulder clay, overburden, Lake Asbestos, dragline, Quebec City