Providing mining solutions in all types of ground conditions globally

MEC Mining has a team of skilled and experienced geotechnical engineers who are leaders in their field. We span both open pit and underground mining where we have been involved in providing solutions for many clients in all types of ground conditions. Our geotechnical engineers work closely with our mining engineers and consultants to develop safe and effective mining designs. Our team also offer highly effective ground support solutions including operational support and training at all levels. This has many advantages including the opportunity for clients to gain from the exposure of a wide range in our consulting skills. Our team is adept at using our experience, advanced software, and efficient processes to generate value adding outcomes.

Our geotechnical engineering expertise:

The MEC Mining geotechnical engineering expertise include:

  • Site Secondment
  • Geotechnical Management Plans
  • Geotechnical Design Performance and Evaluations
  • Geotechnical Staff training and mentoring
  • Studies (Bankable, Feasibility etc)
  • Independent technical audits
  • Independent expert reports
  • Pit slope stability analysis and design, including numerical modelling
  • Geotechnical reviews and audits
  • Stability assessment of natural slopes and waste dumps
  • Ground awareness and geotechnical hazard training
  • Geotechnical data collection training including Brown and Greenfields drilling program management
  • Closure design
  • Monitoring Implementation and Recommendations

Our geotechnical capabilities span across:

  • Open pit metals
  • Open pit coal
  • Underground coal
  • Underground metals

Led by Erin Sweeney, Technical Services Manager (WA)

Results focused and experienced mining professional who has worked across a broad range of commodities including gold, base metals, iron ore and coal operations. Her background lies in geotechnical engineering, designing, modelling and implementing cost effective, innovative mine solutions in both site based and in consultative roles.

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Led by Erin Sweeney, Technical Services Manager (WA)

Results focused and experienced mining professional who has worked across a broad range of commodities including gold, base metals, iron ore and coal operations. Her background lies in geotechnical engineering, designing, modelling and implementing cost effective, innovative mine solutions in both site based and in consultative roles.

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