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Event: BBUGS Special Event – Coal Burst Workshop 31st August

BBUGS Special Event – Coal Burst Workshop 31st August
Aug
31

The next BBUGS Meeting is planned to be held in Emerald at the Mayfair Ridge Tavern on the 31st August, there will be no underground tours. This will be a full day workshop presented by Ismet Canbulat, Bruce Hebblewhite and Jim Galvin from UNSW. The programme is as follows:

Introduction – Jim Galvin
Terminology – Bruce Hebblewhite
Coal burst mechanisms – Jim Galvin
A review of geomechanic aspects of a double fatality coal burst at Austar Mine – Bruce Hebblewhite
Legislative requirements – TBA
A summary of progress on current ACARP project on coal burst – Ismet Canbulat
Questions and Discussion