Good geotechnical work: a long-term investment

Will Pitman explains why its worth taking the time to gather good-quality geotechnical data early in mine development

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Well-trained technicians can easily obtain good geotechnical data early in the project life cycle

It is clear some mining companies, wary of added costs and lengthened schedules, are willing to forego comprehensive geotechnical work during the mine design process.