Mine design, planning and optimisation

Digital Model of mine design

RWE Technology International’s experts provide opencast mine design, planning and optimisation solutions by using mine planning software packages, including GEMCOM SURPAC and DATAMINE.

Our solutions are tailored to the choice of mining and haulage method used.

Our experience and expertise in mine design, planning and optimisation enables us to provide services include:

  • conceptual and detailed mine design
  • individual opencast mine planning such as IPCC
  • net-present-value pit optimisation
  • choice of mining method and haulage method
  • life-of-mine stockpile, waste dump and tailings dam design
  • production and equipment schedule optimisation
  • run-of-mine tonnage and grade scheduling
  • equipment, staff and material requirements determination

Brochure: Mining (PDF | 0.5 MB)

IPCC

RWE’s experience and expertise in mine design, planning and optimisation includes: