Aug 26, 2018· Nankua Q, Hingston EDC, Mtshali S, Khumalo C (2019) The Petrographic and Geotechnical Properties of a Dolerite Intrusion in the Assessment of Its Blasting Performance at the Magdalena Colliery, Dundee, South Africa In: Shakoor A, Cato K (eds) IAEG/AEG Annual Meeting Proceedings, San Francisco, California, 2018 - Volume 3 Springer, Cham
Roof failures in underground coal mines remain a major threat to safe working conditions and can lead to devastating consequences such as a significant impact on the production of coal The Magdalena Colliery in Dundee, South Africa currently mines two seams; the upper Alfred seam and the lower Gus seam of the Vryheid Formation These seams are separated by a planar cross-laminated sandstone .
Rutherford (2006) in their publication Vegetation of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland The recommended size of this offset area is derived from the areas which these two vegetation types occupy within the boundaries of the proposed extension to the discard dump on Magdalena Mine
Aug 26, 2018· Rock falls are a major cause for concern at the Magdalena Colliery, where mining of bituminous coal has been going on for the past twelve years , Mtshali S, Khumalo C, Mabogo N (2019) The Use of JBlock in the Analysis of Potential Rock Falls at the Magdalena Colliery, Dundee, South Africa In: Shakoor A, Cato K (eds) IAEG/AEG Annual .
Magdalena Colliery Magdalena is located 22 kilometers from the town of Dundee in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and encompasses approximately 1,844 hectar The Magdalena underground mine, has an estimated measured and indicated mineable coal resource of 5029 million tonnes of in situ coal with an estimated volume of 3352 million cubic meters .
Operations CoalFields Buffalo Coal Dundee’s head office is located in the town of Dundee, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa on a site known as “Coalfields” The mine offices, one of the Company’s two processing plants and the Company’s rail siding are located at Coalfields Magdalena Colliery