MANAGEMENT OF RESOURCES (2 HD)
Lecturer: Mr. J.F. Bouchind’homme (Coralis)
The different stages and tools of the resource management: prospecting, pit design, mining program, final products.
GEOLOGICAL MODELLING OF ORE DEPOSIT (10 HD)
Lecturer: Mrs I. Thénevin (MINES ParisTech-Geosciences)
Data base and geological modelling. Block model and resource evaluation. Pit design. Application works with SURPAC Vision software
GEOSTATISTICS AND RESOURCE EVALUATION (10 HD)
Lecturer: Mr. S. Séguret (MINES ParisTech-Géosciences)
Introduction to geostatistics (variogram and estimation variance). Local estimation and krieging. Global estimation of resources. Application works with ISATIS software(Géovariances).
TECHNICAL RESERVE PARAMETERIZATION AND PIT DESIGN (6 HD)
Lecturers: Mr J. Deraisme (Géovariances), Mr J.A. Fleurisson (MINES ParisTech-Geosciences)
Technical parameterization of reserves. Technical and economic pit optimization. Long term planning. Simulation of mining operations. Application works with WHITTLE software (Gemcom)
SAMPLING AND RECONCILIATION (6 HD)
Lecturer: Mr. H. Sans (Géo-Consulting).
Theory of sampling. Sampling from field to laboratory. Sampling quality control and sampling optimization. Mine to mill reconciliation: gap identification, analysis and management. Case studies
Last Modification : Wednesday 13 October 2010