"The purpose of this study is to show how the efficiency in earthmoving projects can be increased by the application of engineering principles. Efficiency can be increased by choosing equipment to fit the given set of conditions; and, having chosen the equipment, operate it at its maximum efficiency. In order to choose the right equipment it is necessary to study the conditions under which the equipment must operate. It is then necessary to study the machine in order to ascertain its adaptability to the existing conditions"--Introduction, page 1.
Schooler, Durward Rice
Mining and Nuclear Engineering
M.S. in Mining Engineering
Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy
viii, 279 pages
© 1950 Woodrow John Latvala, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Open Access
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Earthmoving machinery -- Design and construction
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Link to Catalog Recordhttp://laurel.lso.missouri.edu/record=b1068267~S5
Latvala, Woodrow John, "Principles and practices controlling the use of earthmoving equipment" (1950). Masters Theses. 6673.