Mining Dragline Collapse
Haag Engineers were asked to determine the cause of failure that led to overturning of a dragline and partial collapse into the mining pit
Haag Consultants were asked to evaluate the sequence of events and conditions that led to overturning of a dragline used to remove stone blasted from the face of the mine pit. Analysis included consideration of site conditions, the effects of previous blasting, excavation procedures, and the involved equipment.
Associated Consultant / Engineer:
David L. Teasdale, P.E.
Vice President of Engineering, Principal Engineer
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