ACARP project to monitor stress

An Australian Coal Association Research Program (ACARP) project aims to develop an integrated method for mapping the stress state and strain energy during mining near major geological structures underground such as faults, shear zones, and dykes that could lead to mine instabilities and safety hazards

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Whitehaven Coal’s Narrabri mine was identified as an ideal monitoring site for the project