How to Move the Earth
About the Book
How to Move the Earth is a guide for the contract mining and owner-operated mining industries, helping newcomers as well as industry veterans to make educated decisions and perform at the highest standard in their roles.
How to Move the Earth teaches many of the tried and proven methods that make an earthmoving business profitable. It also tells front-line leadership how to set up projects and manage tasks on schedule. It covers how to calculate job costs during a production shift, estimate material amounts, and determine the time required to mine material out.
About the Author
R. A. Martin has spent his life working on civil earthworks jobs, contract mining, and owner-operated mines around the world and has gained a wealth of knowledge from each of these operations. For the last eighteen years, Martin has been working in an earthworks consultancy role with a well-known multinational. He has travelled the globe, and the consultancy business remains healthy and bustling.