BBUGS is the Bowen Basin Underground Geotechnical Society based in the Bowen Basin in Queensland, Australia. BBUGS is a society where geotechnical engineers can share experience in a friendly environment.
The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
Bowen Basin Coal Mines
On May 26 BBUGS will host a mine tour atthe Kestrel mine and a meeting at the Capella Cultural Centre. Kestrel offers a 400+m wide wall with a new longwall kit, pre fab concrete lined drifts, and more. link to flyer here.
Presentations on Kestrel South and the rest TBA.