An expert system for hydraulic excavator and truck solution in surface mining


Kirmanli C., Ercelebi S. G.

JOURNAL OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING AND METALLURGY, vol.109, no.12, pp.727-738, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 109 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING AND METALLURGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.727-738

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to develop an expert system for hydraulic excavator and truck selection in surface mining. Hydraulic excavators and trucks are finding increasing applications in mining operations. Hydraulic excavators are extensively used especially when bringing electricity to rural areas is difficult and for small-scale mining.