Coming this Fall: Dynamic ground support applications symposium

Friday, June 22, 2012

Workplace Safety North will be hosting a one-day ground support applications symposium in Sudbury on September 13th.

Over the past several years, new ground support elements have been introduced by various suppliers for use in dynamic conditions associated with highly stressed, burst-prone and/or large-deformation environments. The program will feature papers from suppliers and mining operations on laboratory and field testing, applications and case histories of various dynamic bolt products. The symposium is intended for technical and operating personnel at underground hard rock mines.

Speakers from the following companies have been confirmed, (and additional speakers will be announced):

Atlas Copco Canada
Dyanmic Rock Support
Dywidag Systems International Ltd.
Jennmar Canada
Mansour Mining Technologies Inc.
Xstrata Copper - Kidd Creek Mine
Xstrata Nickel - Brunswick Mine
Xstrata Nickel - Sudbury Operations

For more information and to register online, click here.