Modelling of a coal seam of the deposit Durdevik (BiH) by means of 2D reflection seismic imaging
MetadataShow full item record
© 2016 Sinopec Geophysical Research Institute.A low cost 2D reflection seismic survey was used to map the continuity of the main seams as well as the numerous faults at the Durdevik sub-bituminous coal deposit (BiH). A 24-channel seismic data acquisition system was available for this survey. The natural high reflectivity of the coal seams and a favourable geometry of seismic profiles enabled the identification and correlation of major faults across the area. Rugged terrain presented challenges to both data acquisition and processing. Stacks of acceptable quality were obtained only after the application of surface consistent statics and careful application of multi-channel filtering. A set of recorded 2D lines was interpreted in a 3D environment. Inferred structural elements disrupting the seam continuity were identified and were in agreement with available drilling results and mine workings. The result of this work was used to reduce mining hazards and also to help optimise mine planning.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Voisey, C.R.; Willis, D.; Tomkins, A.G.; Wilson, C.J.L.; Micklethwaite, S.; Salvemini, F.; Bougoure, J.; Rickard, William (2020)©2020 Society of Economic Geologists, Inc. Orogenic Au deposits have contributed the majority of Au recovered globally throughout history. However, the mechanism that concentrates Au to extremely high bonanza grades in ...
Urosevic, Milovan; Evans, Brian; Hatherly, P. (2018)© 1994 SEG Annual Meeting. All Rights Reserved. During 1993, five experimental seismic surveys, in three different coal basins of Australia, were performed for a consortium of coal companies. The initial goal was to ...
Zhou, B.; Urosevic, Milovan; Shen, B. (2015)A 3-D reflection seismic trial survey was conducted at Collingwood Park, on the outskirts of Brisbane, Australia, where coal mining activity ceased in the 1980’s and two subsidence events occurred in 1988 and 2008. The ...