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Continuous Miner Spray Considerations for Optimizing Scrubber Performance in Exhaust Ventilation Systems2/1/2010 - Conference papersThis paper describes lab experiments to examine the effect of spray type, pressure, machine body blocking sprays, and scrubber airflow on dust and gas levels while using a 12.2 m (40 ft) exhaust ventilation curtain setback from the face.
1/30/2020 - Contracts and cooperative agreementsA contract with the University of KEntucky to develop maintenance-free continuous miner scrubber systems.
2/1/2018 - Contracts and cooperative agreementsA contract to reduce the noise generated by the scrubber fan system present on continuous mining machines.
12/1/2016 - Peer reviewed journal articlesThis article by NIOSH discusses a prototype flooded-bed scrubber that was evaluated for float coal dust control in the return of a continuous miner section.