2017


Feb
19 - 22

SME Annual Conference & Expo

Denver, Colorado, USA

Visit us at Booth #1929 during the SME Annual Conference & Expo 2017. Golder is a proud sponsor of this conference that offers a variety of technical, networking, and social functions geared toward the global mining industry. 

Golder will offer a two-day short course during the event on Mine Waste Management, Tailings and Waste Rock: Technologies and Techniques on February 18-19, 2017. Professional Development Hours may be earned. Click here for more information.

Also, don't miss our presentations:

Monday, February 20
9:05am, Liquefaction Potential of Cemented Paste Backfill under Dynamic Loads
Co-Presented by Reza Moghaddam, Geotechnical Engineer

Tuesday, February 21
2:05pm, Use of Cemented Paste Backfill Boreholes for Concrete and Shotcrete Delivery
Presented by Bruno Mandl, Sr. Engineer

3:25pm, A Review and Evaluation of Mine Safety and Health Regulation in USA and Major Mining Countries
Presented by Behrooz Abbasi, Geotechnical Engineer

3:45pm, A Better Understanding of the Tailings Properties Can Potentially Lead to Improved Backfill Economics
Co-Presented by Isaac Ahmed, Associate, and Thomas Skocir, Process Design Specialist

Wednesday, February 22
10:45am, Paste for In-Pit Tailings Disposal Applications
Presented by Ibrahim Karajeh, Associate, Design Service Leader

2:05pm, Portable, Modular and Custom Built Backfill Plants – Choosing the Right Plant
Presented by Chris Lee, Principal

3:05pm, Planning for Hydrogeological Testing Using Inflatable Packers – Lessons Learned with Project Examples
Presented by Justin White, Sr. Engineer

3:25pm, Bingham Tunnel – Rehabilitation and Modernization of Ground Support in an Old Mine Tunnel
Presented by Mark Haddock, Principal