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Mine Management

  • Authors
  • Douglas A. Sloan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 1-7
  3. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 70-122
  4. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 123-146
  5. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 147-167
  6. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 168-208
  7. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 209-255
  8. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 256-261
  9. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 262-275
  10. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 276-296
  11. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 297-308
  12. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 309-358
  13. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 359-401
  14. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 402-463
  15. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 464-482
  16. Douglas A. Sloan
    Pages 483-486
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 487-495

About this book

Introduction

This book had its start when Douglas A. Sloan and the late Ralph Davies first decided to share our firm's experience in mine manage­ ment consulting assignments by using this experience as the basis for a mine management and productivity course. Over the years with more and more assignments, the course text notes were continuously updated and improved. However, the notes only reached the relatively few persons in the mining industry who attended each year's courses. The purpose of this book is to make this experience and knowledge available to everyone who has an interest in systematic mine management. The book is based on nearly 500 mine management consulting assignments which over the years were carried out by too many consultants to begin to mention names. However, some of the international experts whose work was used or who directly contrib­ uted must be mentioned. First would be Col. 1. F. Urwick whose books, articles and personal guidance of the author have had a general influence on the whole book and a specific influence on the Organization chapter. Others are John Humble whose work in developing Management by Objectives (MBO) is reflected in that chapter and Patrick H. Irwin for his work in Corporate Planning, which he has written of in that chapter.

Keywords

control development education industry information maintenance management material materials mining organization planning

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-5960-6
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1983
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-009-5962-0
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-5960-6
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