This paper describes the main testing procedures that should be carried out to evaluate the capacity and capability of the service brakes on the large-size diesel-electric trucks now in common use at open-pit mining operations. Brake testing programs

CIM Bulletin, Vol. 73, No. 816, 1980

M.K. ALY, Head, Mining Engineering Department, Faculty of Petroleum & Mining Engineering, AI-Fateh University, Tripoli, Libya

This paper briefly describes the mining method proposed for the iron ore deposits in Wadi Shatti, western Libya. The iron ore produced will be used in the steel plant at Misurata on the Mediterranean coast.
Keywords: Open-pit mining, Wadi Shatti deposit, Iron ore, Libya, Selective mining, Non-selective mining.