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Improved mine cooling system performance through the control of auxiliary systems
(North-West University, 2012)
Industrial and mining sectors are amongst the largest single energy consumers in South Africa, making them a primary focus for implementing energy saving initiatives. Refrigeration systems on mines are responsible for ...
Reconfiguring mine cooling auxiliaries for optimal operation
(North-West University (South Africa) , Potchefstroom Campus, 2016)
Deep level gold mines utilise energy intensive cooling systems to maintain an acceptable underground working environment. The majority of these cooling systems are old as they were installed a few years after the mines’ ...