Underground Mines

Extraction of Ancient Mine Workings, Romania

Assessment of the stability state of ancient mine workings and development of methods for extracting and preserving part of the 2000 year old workings from planned open cast mining.

Posted in Caverns and Underground Mines, Slopes and Open Cast Mines, Underground Mines

Castle Mill Basin – Mine Entrance Stabilisation, UK

Client – Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council Design and specification of stabilisation scheme for an unstable disused mine entrance within bedded limestone.

Posted in Caverns and Underground Mines, Underground Mines

Solva Tunnel, Wales

Client – Welsh Water (Dwr Cymru) Tunnel condition survey and maintenance recommendations for a 170m long unlined access tunnel through thinly bedded and jointed sandstone and mudstone.

Posted in Tunnels, Underground Mines

Seven Sisters Limestone Mines – Dudley, UK

Client : DUDLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL Improvement of portal aesthetics and safety to allow public viewing of the mine workings.

Posted in Caverns and Underground Mines, Underground Mines

Mine Workings – Romania

Stability assessment of extensive (comprising tunnels, adits and stopes) underground mine workings within an igneous dacite rock mass.  Outline mine stabilisation scheme and project costing to develop (stabilise) for public access.

Posted in Caverns and Underground Mines, Underground Mines