Geoinformation model construction for manmade deposits to obtain additional sources of mineral raw materials

The methods of sample collection at manmade deposits are discussed, a brief analysis of modern approaches to studying and evaluating manmade masses is performed, and a method to create a geoinformation model of a steam-and-pressure cake storage in geological and mining information system Micromine is proposed. In the presented modeling procedure, data bases are integrated using the laboratory-scale testing results and the coordinates of special locations of sampling points, the information is imported to software program, the parameters of block models (mesh size, search ellipsoid) are selected and the data in the model blocks are interpolated using the inverse distance weighting (IDW). The exponential quantity in the IDW formula is selected from the cross-validation. For the hydraulic fills composed of mining and processing waste, the described modeling approach allows evaluating the average content of useful components and the anisotropy of their properties, the site reserves and the water content. The dedicated geological applications used to process and visualize 3D models of manmade deposits reduce the time and resources spent for the analysis of objects of such genesis, which promotes their development.

Keywords: geoinformation science, manmade deposit, mining waste, assaying, geostatistics, waste processing, engineering-geological zoning.
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Tedikova A. A., Klimochenkov M. D., Melnichenko I. A., Moseykin V. V., Shchekina M. V. Geoinformation model construction for manmade deposits to obtain additional sources of mineral raw materials. MIAB. Mining Inf. Anal. Bull. 2023;(12):96-110. [In Russ]. DOI: 10.25018/0236_1493_2023_12_0_96.

Issue number: 12
Year: 2023
Page number: 96-110
ISBN: 0236-1493
UDK: 550.81
DOI: 10.25018/0236_1493_2023_12_0_96
Article receipt date: 02.10.2023
Date of review receipt: 07.11.2023
Date of the editorial board′s decision on the article′s publishing: 10.11.2023
About authors:

A.A. Tedikova1, Graduate Student, e-mail:, ORCID ID: 0009-0008-3343-280X,
M.D. Klimochenkov1, Graduate Student, e-mail:, ORCID ID: 0009-0001-1276-9285,
I.A. Melnichenko1, Cand. Sci. (Eng.), Assistant of Chair, e-mail:, ORCID ID: 0000-0002-0205-6425,
V.V. Moseykin1, Dr. Sci. (Eng.), Professor, e-mail, ORCID ID: 0000-0002-2286-1480,
M.V. Shchekina1, Cand. Sci. (Eng.), Assistant Professor, e-mail:, ORCID ID: 0009-0007-2684-450X,
1 National University of Science and Technology «MISiS», 119049, Moscow, Russia.


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I.A. Melnichenko, e-mail:


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