Tailings and Mine Waste '16 is pleased to offer five short courses being held on Sunday, October 2, 2016. Short Course registration fees include: course notes, lunch and breaks.

A path to "zero failures" in tailings facility: what are the success criteria and what is achievable?
Registration: 8:00 AM Course 8:30 AM 5:00 pm

Dr. F. Oboni, Oboni Riskope Associates, Inc., Vancouver, B.C.
C. Oboni, Oboni Riskope Associates Inc., Vancouver, B.C.
J. Caldwell, Robertson GeoConsultants, Inc., Vancouver, B.C.

Emerging Technologies of Improving Mine Waste Design
Registration: 7:30 AM Course 8:00 AM 5:00 pm

Terry Eldridge, Golder Associates, South America
Bjorn Weeks, and Ben Wickland, Golder Associates, Canada
G. Ward Wilson, University of Alberta
Ben Wickland, Golder Associates, Canada
Kristin Salzsauler, Golder Associates, Canada

The Mine Water Balance for Tailings Impoundments Guidance for the Mine Water Manager
Registration: 7:30 - Course 8:30 AM 5:30 pm

David Hoekstra, SRK Consulting
Larry Cope, SRK Consulting
Kathleen Willman, Teck Resources

Modeling Aspects of Tailings Disposal Facility Design Prediction of Storage Capacity
Registration: 8:00 AM Course 8:30 AM 5:00 pm


Dirk van Zyl, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
Dobroslav Znidarcic, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
Gordan Gjerapic, Golder Associates, Inc., Denver, CO

Two and Three Dimensional Slope Stability Analysis of Tailings Dams
Registration: 8:00 AM Course 8:30 AM 4:30 pm


Instructor: Murray D. Fredlund, Ph.D., PEng, President/CEO, SoilVision Systems Ltd.