Ore mining and materials handling papers and discussions from the 47th Iron and Steel Engineers Group meeting. by Iron and Steel Institute.

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Ore mining and materials handling. [London, Iron and Steel Institute, ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Iron and Steel Institute.

Iron and Steel Engineers Group.; Chambre syndicale de la sidérurgie française.; Société française de métallurgie. OCLC Number: Chapter 2 Ore Handling Ore handling is a key function in mining and mineral processing, which may account for 30–60% of the total delivered price of raw materials.

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