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Mining and Rock Construciton Technology Desk Reference
Mining and Rock Construciton Technology Desk Reference

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ROCK MECHANICS, DRILLING & BLASTING Rustan, Agne; Cunningham, Claude; Fourney, William, Spathis, Alex; and Simha, K.R.Y. (2010). A comprehensive and illustrated desk reference with terms, definitions, explanations, abbreviations, trade names, quantifications, units and symbols used in rock mechanics, drilling and blasting. Now including rock mechanics as well, this updated edition presents 1527 terms, 637 symbols, 507 references, 236 acronyms, 108 formulas, 68 figures, 47 tables, 58 abbreviations, and 7 shortened forms. Terms are also included from related disciplines commonly used, such as chemistry, detonics, fractography, fracture dynamics, mechanics and strength of materials, micro mechanics, geology, geophysics, image analysis, petrology, physics, seismology and more. This extended and updated edition of 'Rock Blasting Terms and Symbols' (Balkema 1998) by De. Agne Rustan is an essentioal reference for engineers and advanced students in mining, geotechnical, geological, tunneling and construction engineering. 466 pps. hardback, 10 x 7". Shipping weight 3 lbs.