Opencast Mines - Areas of involvement

Opencast mines

  • Optimisation of pit slope parameters.
  • Slope stability studies in iron ore mines, limestone mines, coal mines.
  • Feasibility of extraction of locked up ore opencast benches by innovative methods.
  • Design of waste dump slopes.
  • Stability analysis of waste dump slopes.
  • Optimisation of Blasting parameters in opencast mines.
  • Monitoring and mitigation of ground vibration, air overpressure and flyrock and computerised wave form signature hole analysis for delay sequencing in opencast mines.
  • Blast design and computerized analysis.
  • Evaluation of explosives performance.
  • Assessment of fragmentation and computerized sieve analysis.