Win £500 in book vouchers by helping us with a 7 minute reader survey click here.

books of the month Harry Potter House Eds eleanor oliphant
Search our site
The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn Read the opening extract of the brand new A. J. Finn book before its publication on 22/01/2018

Mining industry books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Mining industry category. Presented with a red border are the Mining industry books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Mining industry books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Social Terrains of Mine Closure in the Philippines by March Minerva Chaloping Social Terrains of Mine Closure in the Philippines

The current discourse on mine closure is informed predominantly by industry and corporate perspectives and predicated by experiences of mainly mining companies that are based in developed countries where necessary planning frameworks and regulatory requirements are well-established. Mine closure planning,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Energetic Materials Advanced Processing Technologies for Next-Generation Materials by Mark J. Mezger Energetic Materials Advanced Processing Technologies for Next-Generation Materials

This book will take an in-depth look at the technologies, processes, and capabilities to develop and produce next generation energetic materials for both commercial and defense applications, including military, mining operations, oil production and well perforation, and construction demolition. It...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

South Yorkshire Mining Villages A History of the Region's Former Coal Mining Communities by Melvyn Jones South Yorkshire Mining Villages A History of the Region's Former Coal Mining Communities

This is the first book on the subject. It uses a multi-faceted approach dealing with both the physical development and aspects of the social geography of the mining settlements.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/07/2017

Fundamentals of Civil Engineering An Introduction to the ASCE Body of Knowledge by Richard H. McCuen Fundamentals of Civil Engineering An Introduction to the ASCE Body of Knowledge

While the ASCE Body of Knowledge (BOK2) is the codified source for all technical and non-technical information necessary for those seeking to attain licensure in civil engineering, recent graduates have notoriously been lacking in the non-technical aspects even as they...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Extractive Relations Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry by John R. Owen, Deanna Kemp Extractive Relations Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry
,
This book explores how mining companies strategize, operationalize and relate to the problems of social responsibility and the connected challenges. With analysis informed by observance of the industry over many years, it will be valuable to practitioners and academics.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

Extractive Relations Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry by John R. Owen, Deanna Kemp Extractive Relations Countervailing Power and the Global Mining Industry
,
This book explores how mining companies strategize, operationalize and relate to the problems of social responsibility and the connected challenges. With analysis informed by observance of the industry over many years, it will be valuable to practitioners and academics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Risk Management in Evaluating Mineral Deposits by Jean-Michel Rendu Risk Management in Evaluating Mineral Deposits

Mining is not for the fainthearted. Yes, the rewards are enormous. But so are the risks-and consequences-of failure. Risk Management in Evaluating Mineral Deposits walks you through the many-faceted risk evaluation you need to conduct before you invest your hard-earned...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/05/2017

Supplementary Cementing Materials in Concrete by Michael Thomas Supplementary Cementing Materials in Concrete

Supplementary cementing materials (SCMs), such as fly ash, slag, silica fume, and natural pozzolans, make a significant difference to the properties of concrete but are rarely understood in any detail. SCMs can influence the mechanical properties of concrete and improve...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2017

Coming Soon

Extraction Empire Sourcing the Scales, Systems, and States of Canada's Global Resource Empire by Pierre Belanger Extraction Empire Sourcing the Scales, Systems, and States of Canada's Global Resource Empire

How Canada became an empire in its own right and how Canadian life came to be mediated through mineral extraction.Extraction is the process and practice that defines Canada, at home and abroad. Of the nearly 20,000 mining projects in the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/12/2017

Geomechanics of Mine Workings Support Systems by Volodymyr (National Mining University of Ukraine, Dnipropetrovs'k, Ukraine) Bondarenko Geomechanics of Mine Workings Support Systems
, ,
The basic principles of geomechanical processes occurring in the mine workings during extraction of minerals are discussed in this book. Particular attention is paid to the support system, specifically to the various anchor and frame support designs, and also to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Sustainable Practices in Geoenvironmental Engineering, Second Edition by Raymond N. (McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada) Yong, Catherine N. (Concordia University, Quebec, Canada) Mulligan, Fu Sustainable Practices in Geoenvironmental Engineering, Second Edition
, , , , , , ,
In the seven years since the publication of the first edition of Sustainable Practices in Geoenvironmental Engineering, the combination of population growth and increased exploitation of renewable and non-renewable natural resources has added increased stresses on the quality and health...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/04/2017

The Deep Mixing Method by Masaki (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan) Kitazume, Masaaki (Geotechnical Consultant, Tokyo, Japan) Terashi The Deep Mixing Method
, , , , ,
The Deep Mixing Method (DMM), a deep in-situ soil stabilization technique using cement and/or lime as a stabilizing agent, was developed in Japan and in the Nordic countries independently in the 1970s. Numerous research efforts have been made in these...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2017

Statistics for Mining Engineering by Jacek M. (Silesian University of Technology, Gliwice, Poland) Czaplicki Statistics for Mining Engineering
, ,
Many areas of mining engineering gather and use statistical information, provided by observing the actual operation of equipment, their systems, the development of mining works, surface subsidence that accompanies underground mining, displacement of rocks surrounding surface pits and underground drives...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2017

Profits, Security, and Human Rights in Developing Countries Global Lessons from Canada's Extractive Sector in Colombia by James Rochlin Profits, Security, and Human Rights in Developing Countries Global Lessons from Canada's Extractive Sector in Colombia

The extractive sector is a particular area of expertise for Canada and more than half of Canada's mining assets abroad are located in Latin America, specifically in Brazil, Peru, Chile, and Colombia. The Canada-Colombia accord was the first free-trade agreement...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2017

Rocks, Ice and Dirty Stones Diamond Histories by Marcia Pointon Rocks, Ice and Dirty Stones Diamond Histories

This probing, entertaining and richly illustrated book examines the history of the diamond trade through the centuries from India and Brazil to South Africa and Europe.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2017

Contested Extractivism, Society and the State Struggles over Mining and Land by Bettina Engels Contested Extractivism, Society and the State Struggles over Mining and Land

This book empirically discusses recent struggles over land and mining, exploring state-society relations conflicts on various scales. In contrast with the existing literature, analyses in this volume deliberately focus on large-scale land use changes both in relation to the expansion...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2017

Anthropology in the Mining Industry Community Relations After Bougainville's Civil War by Glynn Cochrane Anthropology in the Mining Industry Community Relations After Bougainville's Civil War

This book outlines how Rio Tinto-one of the world's largest miners-redesigned and rebuilt relationships with communities after the rejection of the company during Bougainville's Civil War. Glynn Cochrane recalls how he and colleagues utilized their training as social anthropologists to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/01/2017

Registered users have access to unique site features

Register now