Fourth International Symposium on Block and Sublevel Caving

Vancouver, Canada
Oct 15 - Oct 17

Fourth International Symposium on Block and Sublevel Caving

The Australian Centre for Geomechanics looks forward to hosting the Fourth International Symposium on Block and Sublevel Caving in Vancouver in October 2018. This follows previous symposia held in Santiago in 2014; Perth, 2010 and Cape Town, 2007.

The growing popularity of caving methods around the world is largely due to the very low production cost and the intrinsic safety associated with the mining approach. It is often the only viable mining method for some of the lower grade massive orebodies that are becoming too deep for open pit mining.

Strategically, most medium and large mining companies are operating or planning to operate a caving mine. Codelco’s El Teniente Mine in Chile and the LKAB’s Kiirunavaara Mine in Sweden are among the largest and most famous caving operations in the world.

NORMET EXHIBITION BOOTH

Booth No.: 11

Exhibition:
Oct. 15th – 17th 2018

Venue:
Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver, Canada

Website: www.caving2018.com