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A key process in open-pit mining operations is loading. During this process loading equipment (excavators, shovels, etc.) fill-up the haul trucks with material for movement from the pit to the surface. It is important that the mine scheduling and dispatch system is efficient so that the loading equipment and haul trucks can be optimally utilized […]

TRUCK SATURATION FACTOR: A LOADING EQUIPMENT PERFORMANCE METRIC

A key process in open-pit mining operations is loading. During this process loading equipment (excavators, shovels, etc.) fill-up the haul trucks with material for movement from the pit to the surface. It is important that the mine scheduling and dispatch system is efficient so that the loading equipment and haul trucks can be optimally utilized […]