Geomechanics of Cave Mining Hybrid Seminar

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Date(s) - 19 Jul 2021 - 22 Jul 2021

The University of Western Australia

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Cave mining is arguably the most financially attractive underground mining method due to its very low production cost. However, this method also has inherently very high financial risks given the extensive capital investment required to develop the mine. Compounding this risk is the requirement all design decisions are locked-in at a very early stage, when access to rock mass data is limited to core logging only.

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Professional Development Hours

Course Facilitator

Professor Yves Potvin
Professor Mining Geomechanics
Australian Centre for Geomechanics

This course commences at 8:00am WAST 19 July 2021. Check your local start time with the Time Zone Converter.