MIME 521 Stability of Underground Openings (3 credits)

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Offered by: Mining & Materials Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mining & Materials Engineering : The properties of rock masses and stability classification systems. The influence and properties of geological structural features. Stability related to the design of underground openings and mining systems. Site investigations. Methods of stabilization.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Shnorhokian, Shahe (Fall)

  • (3-3-3)

  • Prerequisite: Permission of instructor

  • This course in the Faculty of Engineering is open only to McGill students.

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