The University of the Witwatersrand – Wits School of Mines Research Project

Partnering with the Wits School of Mines, GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech installed Re:mote Monitoring equipment to help the school improve technology and enhance safety at mines.

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BHP Billiton

Slope stability is a major concern if the only thing between your mine and the Suriname River is an embankment of sand, especially if critical reserves require blasting in close proximity to the embankment. To keep the ore flowing out of the mine, GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech was brought in to establish vibration criteria and develop blast design recommendations to minimize the impact on the sand embankment.

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