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Updated Online Course – Tailings Management

We have just updated the Tailings Management online course by Robert C. Lo! This course takes a comprehensive look at all aspects of tailings management–from tailings generation and storage facility design through operation to closure and decommissioning. The author has made updates related to recent tailings storage facility failures, including an update on the Mount Polley tailings dam case history (2014) and a new case history about the Samarco Fundão tailings dam (2015). This course is intended for those whose work or interest is related

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Upcoming Webcast: Advanced Tailings and Mine Waste

There’s still time to register for the upcoming webcast, Advanced Tailings and Mine Waste Facility Design, Construction, Operation, and Closure. This webcast draws on 2013 and 2014 publications and conferences to address the production, transport, distribution, and management of tailings…

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Upcoming Live Webcasts on Tailings

Next month, we will be holding two popular webcasts on the topic of tailings management and facilities: Tailings Management 101 and Advanced Tailings and Mine Waste Facility Design, Construction, Operation, and Closure. The webcasts are a great complementary pair…

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Live Webcast – Tailings Management 101

This April, Kimberly Morrison (Morrison Geotechnical Solutions Inc.) and Todd Martin (BGC Engineering Inc.) will explore the concept of responsible tailings management as it pertains to the life cycle of a mine in their webcast, Tailings Management 101. Current trends in best practices in tailings management as embraced by leaders in the industry will be discussed, as will examples for preferred “environmentally friendly” solutions that also meet the technical and economical requirements for viable mining. This course is perfect for those responsible for the management,

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Seats Still Available: Advanced Tailings and Mine Waste Facility Design, Construction, Operation, and Closure

EduMine is pleased to present the upcoming webcast, Advanced Tailings and Mine Waste Facility Design, Construction, Operation, and Closure. Presenters Jack Caldwell and Ian Hutchison, along with guest presenters Bernard Brixel, Lawrence Charlebois, and Robert Cooke, will explore mine surface water; mine groundwater; geotechnical principles in mine water balances; and the management and closure of mine tailings, waste rock, and heap leach facilities. The course covers the theoretical and practical aspects of mine waste management: from objectives and approaches to simple equations, principles and practice,

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Upcoming Webcast: Advanced Tailings and Mine Waste Facility Design, Construction, Operation, and Closure

EduMine is pleased to present the upcoming webcast Advanced Tailings and Mine Waste Facility Design, Construction, Operation, and Closure. Presenters Jack Caldwell and Ian Hutchison, along with guest presenters Bernard Brixel, Lawrence Charlebois, and Robert Cooke, will explore mine surface water; mine groundwater; geotechnical principles in mine water balances; and the management and closure of mine tailings, waste rock, and heap leach facilities. The course covers the theoretical and practical aspects of mine waste management: from objectives and approaches to simple equations, principles and practice,

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Tailings Management 101: Seats Still Available

There are still seats available for Tailings Management 101. In their webcast, Kimberly Morrison (Morrison Geotechnical Solutions Inc.) and Todd Martin (BGC Engineering Inc.) will explore the concept of responsible tailings management as it pertains to the life cycle of a mine. Current trends in best practices in tailings management as embraced by leaders in the industry will be discussed, as will examples for preferred “environmentally friendly” solutions that also meet the technical and economical requirements for viable mining. This course is perfect for those

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Seats Still Available: Tailings Management 101

There are still seats available for the upcoming webcast, Tailings Management 101. In their webcast, Kimberly Morrison (Morrison Geotechnical Solutions Inc.) and Todd Martin (BGC Engineering Inc.) will explore the concept of responsible tailings management as it pertains to the life cycle of a mine. Current trends in best practices in tailings management as embraced by leaders in the industry will be discussed, as will examples for preferred “environmentally friendly” solutions that also meet the technical and economical requirements for viable mining. This course is

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Upcoming Webcast: Tailings Management 101

Join us this March for the upcoming webcast, Tailings Management 101. In their webcast, Kimberly Morrison (Morrison Geotechnical Solutions Inc.) and Todd Martin (BGC Engineering Inc.) will explore the concept of responsible tailings management as it pertains to the life cycle of a mine. Current trends in best practices in tailings management as embraced by leaders in the industry will be discussed, as will examples for preferred “environmentally friendly” solutions that also meet the technical and economical requirements for viable mining. This course is perfect

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