Preliminary Schedule

Sunday, October 14,  2018   |   Simon Fraser University, Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue   |   Vancouver, Canada

This forum will be hosted by SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc. immediately prior to the Fourth International Symposium on Block and Sublevel Caving.

8:30 – Registration
9:00 – Presentations
12:00 – Catered lunch
1:00 – Workshop and panel discussion
3:00 – Social function (Steamworks Pub)



Rehabilitation of a Converged Drawpoint at the New Afton Mine

Corey Kamp, New Afton

Part 1: An Innovative Transition to Mass Mining

Steve Olson, North American Palladium

Part 2: Integrated Particle Flow Modeling: From Concept to Operations

Steve Olson, North American Palladium & Scott O’Connor, Deswik Mining Consultants

Effective Cave Draw Strategies to Manage Point Loading/Crushing of the Extraction Level

Andre Van As, Van As Consulting

Effective Ground Support Strategies for Rehabilitating the Extraction Level

Sami Talu, Rio Tinto

Rehabilitation in Weak Ground – Cassiar and Other Case Studies

Jarek Jakubec, SRK Consulting

Cave Recovery After Major Failures

Alan Guest, Alan Guest Technical Consulting


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