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Emergency Communications & Tracking

 Date this page was last updated:  10/10/2012

Communication and Tracking Library

Report - West Virginia Mine Safety Technology Task Force

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Report - WV OMHS&T on the Sago Disaster

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Report - J. Davitt McAteer on the Sago Disaster

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Report - MSHA on the Sago Disaster

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Report - UMWA on the Sago Disaster

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White Paper - Reporting the Quality of Communications in Underground Mines, Randall Harris WV OMHS&T

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Presentation - Randall Harris WV OMHS&T 2-27-07

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Presentation - Randall Harris WV OMHS&T 4-25-07

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Presentation - Randall Harris WV OMHS&T 4-26-07

PPT

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Presentation - Randall Harris WV OMHS&T 5-5-07

PPT

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Presentation – Randall Harris WV OMHS&T 6-7-07

PPT

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Presentation - Jeff Welch NIOSH 1-7-07

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Presentation - Dave Snyder NIOSH 4-4-07

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Report –MSHA McElroy Demonstrations 6-13-06, Chridon

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Article - Communication Systems In Underground Mines, Bandyopadhyay

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White Paper - Preliminary Assessment of Communication Systems
For Underground Mines, NIOSH, Schiffbauer and Mowrey

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White Paper – Appendix A of Preliminary Assessment of Communication Systems For Underground Mines, NIOSH, Schiffbauer and Mowrey

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White Paper – Appendix B of Preliminary Assessment of Communication Systems For Underground Mines, NIOSH, Schiffbauer and Mowrey

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White Paper – Appendix C of Preliminary Assessment of Communication Systems For Underground Mines, NIOSH, Schiffbauer and Mowrey

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White Paper – Appendix D of Preliminary Assessment of Communication Systems For Underground Mines, NIOSH, Schiffbauer and Mowrey

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White Paper – Appendix E of Preliminary Assessment of Communication Systems For Underground Mines, NIOSH, Schiffbauer and Mowrey

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White Paper – Appendix F of Preliminary Assessment of Communication Systems For Underground Mines, NIOSH, Schiffbauer and Mowrey

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Report - Emergency Communication Triangle. NIOSH, Mallett et al

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Report – Coal Mine Map Guide, WVU

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Report - Behavioral and Organizational Dimensions of Underground Mine Fires, Mallett et al

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Spreadsheet - Decibel Calculator

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Report - Adaptive-Noise-Cancellation Techniques for Through-the-Earth Electromagnetics: Volume III

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Report - Analytical Investigations of Electromagnetic Location Schemes Relevant to Mine Rescue: Part I - Executive Summary; Part II - Collected Reprints - Analytical Investigations of Electromagnetic Location Schemes Relevant to Mine Rescue

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Report - Apparent Earth Conductivity Over Coal Mines as Estimated from Through-the-Earth Electromagnetic Transmission Tests

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Report - Detection of Trapped Miner Electromagnetic Signals Above Coal Mines

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Report - Wireless MF Communication System

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Report – Electromagnetic Detection of Trapped Miners PDF
Report – Electromagnetic Noise in Itmann Mine PDF
Report – Electromagnetic Noise in McElroy Mine PDF
Report – Electromagnetic Noise in Robena No. 4 Coal Mine PDF
Report -  EM Rescue (Location) System for Deep Mines PDF
Report – Emerging Technologies: Aiding Responders in Mine Emergences and During the Escape From Smoke-Filled Passageways PDF
Report – Evaluation of a Signaling and Warning System for Underground Mines PDF
Report – Fire Response Preparedness for Underground Mines PDF
Report – Implementation of UHF Radio Communications and CCTV Monitoring Systems in a Room and Pillar Metal/Non-metal Mine PDF
Report – Modeling and Data Analysis of 50 to 5000 kHz Radio Wave Propagation in Coal Mines PDF
Report – Proceedings of Thru-the-Earth Electromagnetics Workshop PDF
Report –  Propagation of EM Signals in Underground Metal/Non-Metal Mines PDF
Report – Propagation of EM Signals in Underground Mines PDF
Report – Propagation of UHF Radio Waves in Limestone Room and Pillar Mines PDF
Report – Responders to Underground Mine Fires PDF
Report – Theory on the Propagation of UHF Radio Waves in Coal Mine Tunnels PDF
Report – Through-the-earth Electromagnetic Trapped Miner Location Systems. A Review PDF
Report – This Is Mining PDF
Report – Above-the-Earth Field Contours for a Dipole Buried in a Homogeneous Half-Space PDF
Report – Advances in Mine Emergency Communications PDF
Report – Antenna Design & Coupling Studies at Medium Frequency for Improved Coal Mine Communications PDF
Report – Assessment of Leaky Feeder Radio Systems in Underground Mines PDF
Article – Coal Mine Communications PDF
Report - Communication Triangle: Elements of an Effective Warning Message PDF
Report - Communication Systems Research At Bruceton Safety Research Mine PDF
Report - Decision Making During a Simulated Mine Fire Escape PDF
Report – Analysis of Communication Systems in Coal Mines PDF
Report - Buried Communication Cable for Underground Mines PDF
Report – Underground Mine Communications Part 1 PDF
Report – Underground Mine Communications Part 2 PDF
Report – Underground Mine Communications Part 3 PDF
Report – Underground Mine Communications Part 4 PDF
Report - Propagation in Low Coal Mines at Medium Frequencies PDF
Report – Whole-Mine Medium-Frequency Radio Communication System PDF

Report - MSHA Intrinsic Safety Approval, Understanding and Expediting the Process

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Report - Summary Study of Underground Communications Technologies by Pierre Lsliberte, CANMET Mining and Mineral Sciences Laboratories PDF
 

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