Technological updating of mineral mining projects using computer technologies

The main mission of engineering correction of mineral mining projects consists in the imaging of the varied internal and external impacts on the project performance at the shortest terms and at the minimized economic losses and cost to the effect of prompt and appropriate managerial decisions toward sustainable operation of a mine at the planned production level. The article gives a detailed list of data on a mineral mining project to be routinely updated during the project performance. The automated technological updating algorithm is proposed for mineral mining projects to be implemented using special mining and geology software systems, and the main stages of the algorithm are discussed, starting from the input data analysis and finishing with the mining operation scheduling. The algorithm efficiency is confirmed in the production conditions. The reliability and authenticity of the updated data provided by the algorithm is proved. It is validated that the accuracy of the updated data allows higher-quality deliverables and enables mineral production at reduced economic risks thanks to improved mining schedule.

Keywords: mine, mining and geology software systems, technological updating, engineering projects, solid mineral mining, appraisal, mining schedule, ore deposit.
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Stadnik D. A., Stadnik N. M., Grigoryan K. L., Kozhiev Z. V. Technological updating of mineral mining projects using computer technologies. MIAB. Mining Inf. Anal. Bull. 2023;(5-1):170-184. [In Russ]. DOI: 10.25018/0236_1493_2023_51_0_170.

Issue number: 5
Year: 2023
Page number: 170-184
ISBN: 0236-1493
UDK: 622.272; 622.45, 622.277
DOI: 10.25018/0236_1493_2023_51_0_170
Article receipt date: 03.02.2023
Date of review receipt: 17.03.2023
Date of the editorial board′s decision on the article′s publishing: 10.04.2023
About authors:

D.A. Stadnik1, Dr. Sci. (Eng.), Professor, e-mail:,
N.M. Stadnik1, Cand. Sci. (Eng.), Assistant Professor, e-mail:,
K.L. Grigoryan1, Graduate Student, e-mail:,
Z.V. Kozhiev1, Graduate Student, e-mail:,
1 North Caucasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (State Technological University), 362021, Vladikavkaz, Russia.


For contacts:

D.A. Stadnik, e-mail:


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