CRC Mining

Date and Duration of Employment: From     02-July-2012     To    31-December-2015     (3.5 Years)

Organization Name: CRC Mining Australia

CRCMining is the pre-eminent mining research organization on a global basis, with an international reputation for delivering excellence in mining-focused research and related industry outcomes. The CRC Energy and Power Program focus on improving energy efficiency, reduction of Greenhouse Gas emissions by using computer models, and increased utilization of renewable energies in mine environments.

Title of Position: Research Officer

Brief Description of Activities:

  • Completing an artificial intelligence model to reduce haul trucks fuel consumption.

  • Developing a Discrete-Event model to simulate the effect of payload variance on bunching.

  • Developing new methods to improve energy efficiency in surface mines.