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MINE AND MILL EQUIPMENT COSTS

AN ESTIMATOR'S GUIDE

2008

Published by

InfoMine USA, Inc. in cooperation with Aventurine Engineering, Inc.

MINE AND MILL EQUIPMENT COSTS AN ESTIMATOR'S GUIDE 2008 Published by InfoMine USA, Inc. in cooperation

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CONTENTS

 

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Introduction

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Surface Mining Equipment (continued) Trailers, Rear-Dump Haulers

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SU 30

Surface Mining Equipment

Backhoes, Hydraulic

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SU 32

Blocks, Dragline/Dredge

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Trailers, Utility Tilt-Deck

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Bucketwheel Excavators

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Cars, Railroad

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Cars, Railroad, Covers

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Transporters, Wheeled

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Compactors

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Trucks, Bottom Dump, Coal Haulers, Mechanical

Trucks, Bottom Dump, Mechanical

Trucks, Flatbed

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Trucks, Rear Dump, Articulated,

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Continuous Miners, Surface Drum-Type

 

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Mechanical Drive

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Trucks, Rear Dump, Rigid Frame

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SU 38

Dozers

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Trucks, Rear Dump, Highway

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SU 40

Draglines, Crawler

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Draglines, Walking

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Trucks, Shot Loader

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Dredges . . . . . . . . .

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Dredges, Cutterhead

Drills, Percussion Crawler

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Appendix A -

Underground Mining Equipment

 

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Drills, Reverse Circulation Drills, Rotary Crawler

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Battery Chargers, Cap Lamp

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Haulage Dispatch System, Computerized

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Battery Chargers, Locomotive

Cars, Rail

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Hydraulic Mining Systems

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Chargers, Bulk Explosive

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Impact Hammer, Mobile

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Communication System, Underground, Voice and Data

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Loaders, Skid Steer

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Compressors, Low Profile

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Loaders, Wheel

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SU 22

Concrete Pumps

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Scrapers, Coal

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Belt Storage Units Bridge Conveyors

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Scrapers, Towed

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Shovels, Cable

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SU 30

System with Feeder Breaker

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Tractors, Wheel

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Underground Mining Equipment (continued)

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Scraper Hoists, Electric

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UG 42

Drilling Equipment:

Shaft Cutting Machines

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UG 42

Light Rock Drills

Airleg Drills

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UG 12

Shotcreting Systems Shuttle Cars

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UG 44

Sinker Drills

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Slusher Blocks

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Stoper Drills

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Slusher Buckets

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UG 46

Airlegs (for above drills)

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Transmixers

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Drifters, Pneumatic

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Drifters, Hydraulic Drifter Feeds

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UG 14

UG 14

UG 14

Trucks, Underground Ore and Coal Haulers

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Tunnel Boring Machines Utility Vehicles, Underground:

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UG 48

UG 48

UG 50

UG 50

UG 50

Down-the-hole Drill Rigs

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UG 16

UG 16

ANFO Loader Truck Personnel Carrier

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UG 50

Booster Compressors

Coal Face Drills

Grout Plants

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UG 16

UG 16

UG 16

Crane Truck

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UG 52

UG 54

Scoop Tractors Loaders, Continuous

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UG 20

Appendix B - Underground Mining Equipment - U.S. Standard

Loaders, Overhead Shovel

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Underground Mining Equipment - Metric

Loaders, Overhead Shovel Autoloader

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UG 20

Additional Information

Locomotives, Coal, Diesel Locomotives, Diesel

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UG 22

Milling Equipment

Locomotives, Noncoal, Battery

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Air Separators

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Locomotives, Noncoal, Trolley

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UG 24

Alluvial Mineral Treatment Plants

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Longwall Mining Systems:

Bag Packing Machines

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Longwall Shearers

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UG 26

Bag Palletizing Machines

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Mill 4

Face Shields Shield Transporter

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UG 26

UG 26

Bag Placing Machines

Blowers

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Mill 4

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Mill 6

Armored Face Conveyor Mobile Roof Supports Longwall Shield Retrievers

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UG 28

Carbon Stripping Systems Centrifuges . . . . .

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Mill 8

Mine Hoists

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UG 28

Classifiers, Screw

Mill 8

Mine Hoists, Rack and Pinion

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Coal Breaker

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Compactor, Drum

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Mill 10

Raise Climber

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UG 40

Conveyors, Screw

Mill 10

Rock Dusters

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Mill 12

Roof Bolters . Scaler

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UG 42

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Mill 12

CONTENTS

 

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Milling Equipment (continued)

Milling Equipment (continued)

 

Crushers, Coal, Reversible Hammermill

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Grizzlies, Vibrating

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Mill 50

Crushers, Coal, Roll

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Heavy Media Vessels

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Crushers, Reversible Hammermill

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Hoppers, Feed

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Crushers, Non-clogging Hammermill

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Mill 52

Crushers, Jaw, Double Toggle

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Mill 54

Crushers, Jaw, Single Toggle

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Jigs, Bendelari

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Mill 54

Crushers, Shorthead Cone

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Crushers, Standard Cone

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Mill 18

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Mill 20

Mill 20

Jigs, Circular (Radial)

Jigs, Duplex

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Mill 56

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Mill 58

Mill 58

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Mill 20

. Kilns, Direct-fired Rotary

Crushing/Screening Plants, Portable

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Mill 22

Carbon Regeneration

Mill 58

Cyanide Analyzer

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Mill 22

Cyclones, Wet, Coal

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Mill 24

Mill 58

Cyclones, Wet, Mineral Density Separator

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Mill 24

Mill 26

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Mill 60

Mill 62

Drives

(See Mill Drives, Reducers)

Drum Fillers

Mill 28

Mixers, Large

Dryers, Rotary Gas-Fired

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Mill 28

Closed Tank

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Mill 64

Electrostatic Separators

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Mill 28

Open Tank

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Mill 64

Electrowinning Cells

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Mill 30

Mixers, Small

Feed Distributors

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Mill 30

Closed Tank

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Mill 64

Feeders, Apron

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Mill 32

Open Tank

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Mill 64

Feeders,

Belt

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Mill 34

Pelletizers, Disk

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Mill 66

Feeders, Vibrating

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Mill 34

Pelletizers, Drum

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Mill 66

Feeders, Wobbler

Mill 34

Placer Gold Washing Units

 

Mill 68

Fillers, Bulk Bag

Mill 36

Pug Mill Agglomerators

Mill 68

Mill 36

Reagent Feeders

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