MIME 526 Mineral Economics (3 credits)

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Offered by: Mining & Materials Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mining & Materials Engineering : Mineral project evaluation techniques and applications. Topics covered include grade-tonnage relationships, capital and operating cost estimation techniques, assessment of mineral market conditions, taxation, discounted cash flow analysis, risk analysis, and optimization of project specifications with respect to capacity and cutoff grade.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Mustafa Kumral (Winter)

  • (3-2-5)

  • Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. (Background in economics required.)

  • Not open to students who have taken MIME 325.