BOHOGS Technical Meeting at the University of Newcastle – 22nd July 2016
BOHOGS is holding a technical meeting, with presentations and laboratory tours, at the University of Newcastle on Friday the 22nd of July 2016.
University of Newcastle
Room EF122, Engineering Building (click to view map)
1:00pm – Stephen Fityus: Shear strength of unsaturated minespoil.
1.30pm – John Simmons: design shear strengths for minespoil
2:00pm – Kai Koosmen: Triaxial testing of saturated and unsaturated mine wastes.
2.30pm – Anna Giacomini: Recent developments in rockfall hazard research applied to surface mining
3:00pm – Questions
3.30pm – Tour of Newsyd and Newtracks penetrometer testing facilities
4:00pm – Inspection of Big John large Direct Shear Machine
4:30pm – Inspection of Geotechnical laboratories, with a focus on the unsaturated soils laboratory.
To Rachel Metcalf by 8th July 2016 via firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Speciliased Geo Pty Ltd
- Ground Probe
- IDS Australia
- Strata testing Services
- E-Precision Laboratory