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Publications

Geotechnical conditions in the Campana-Zárate Industrial Complex, Argentina

Mauro Codevilla and Alejo Sfriso , November 2019
Category:
Geotechnical

Reliability-based design of an anchor-support excavation

Osvaldo Ledesma, William Gibson and Alejo Sfriso , November 2019
Category:
Geotechnical

A comparison of procedures for determining the state parameter of silt-like tailings

Mauro Sottile, Alejandro Kerguelen & Alejo Sfriso , October 2019
Category:
Geotechnical

Geotechnical considerations for the stability of open pit excavations at mine closure – some scenarios

I de Bruyn, D Prado, J Mylvaganam, D Walker, September 2019
Category:
Geotechnical

Tailings dams technology – learning from failure (Part 2): Mines rethink safety measures

Adriaan Meintjes interviewed by Mining Mirror, February 2019
Category:
Geotechnical, Civil Engineering

Frozen Core Tailings Dam: Part 1, Long-Term Thermal Performance

Maritz Rykaart, Peter Luedke, Christopher Stevens, October 2018
Category:
Geotechnical, Mine Waste

Cyclic Shearing Response of Granular Material in the Semi-Fluidized Regime

Andres R. Barrero, William Oquendo, Mahdi Taiebat, Arcesio Lizcano, June 2018
Category:
Geotechnical

10 Things You Should Know About Surface Miners

Filip Orzechowski, February 2018
Category:
Geology, Mining, Geotechnical, Environmental/Social

Mine Tailings Reprocessing Investigation

Nicholas Cristi, October 2017
Category:
Geotechnical, Mine Waste

Shear strength and microstructure of polydisperse packings: The effect of size span and shape of particle size distribution

Emilien Azema, Sandra Linero, Nicolas Estrada, Arcesio Lizcano, August 2017
Category:
Geotechnical

Trends in the Evolution of Particle Morphology with Size in Colluvial Deposits Overlying Channel Iron Deposits

Sandra Linero, Stephen Fityus, John Simmons, Arcesio Lizcano, Jessica Cassidy, July 2017
Category:
Geotechnical

Adding value using representative geotechnical models for mine design

James Haythornthwaite and Karl Llewelyn, July 2017
Category:
Geology, Geotechnical

Reproduction of a Complex Tracer Test

John Mayer, Ray Yost, June 2017
Category:
Geotechnical

Subway Stations Retaining Walls: Case Histories in Soft and Hard Soils

Oscar Vardé and Alejo Sfriso, April 2017
Category:
Geotechnical

Managing a Change in Rock Mass Response to Mining at the Frog's Leg Underground Mine

J Mgumbwa, A Page, L Human, MJ Dunn, March 2017
Category:
Geotechnical, Rock Mechanics

Landslide stability analysis using the sliding block method

E. Lino, R. Norabuena, M. Villanueva & O. Felix, November 2016
Category:
Geotechnical

Factor of safety by the strength-reduction technique applied to the Hoek–Brown model

Osvaldo Ledesma, Iñaki García Mendive and Alejo Sfriso, November 2016
Category:
Geotechnical

Tailings Dams: When We Start Worrying

Clara Balasko, October 2016
Category:
Geotechnical, Civil Engineering

Frozen Core Dam Performance: Four Years Post Construction

Megan Miller, Maritz Rykaart, October 2016
Category:
Geotechnical

Numerical Simulation of the Scale Effect on particle Breakage in Rockfill Dams

B. Kolev, M. Taiebat, A. Lizcano, A. Pak, October 2016
Category:
Geotechnical

Design and development of a decline shaft through poorly consolidated Kalahari deposits at Ghaghoo Diamond Mine.

Alan Naismith, Dr Graham Howell, Howard Marsden, July 2016
Category:
Geology, Mining, Geotechnical

Comparison of methods for estimating volume of failed wedges

William Gibson and Justine Paul, May 2016
Category:
Geotechnical

Interface Shear: The Significance in Geotechnical Structures

Graham Howell, Anton Kirsten, May 2016
Category:
Geotechnical

Mechanical characterization of a hydraulic fill sand and FEM simulation of cellular cofferdams at Carena project

Gonzalo Rellán, Iñaki García Mendive, Ignacio Ezama, Federico Paz Walther, Ignacio Vernengo Lezica, Mauro Codevilla, Diego Manzanal, Alejo Oscar Sfriso, November 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

New device for experimental determination of the soil-water retention surface

Gastón Quaglia, Michael Plaisted, Jorge Zornberg , November 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Geotechnical challenges of the biggest mining project in Argentina

Gonzalo Rellán, Iñaki García Mendive, Gastón Quaglia, Ariel Abad, Juan Natalio Figueroa and Alejo Sfriso, November 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

The Vista tower Buenos Aires. Case of deep and complex excavation in urban area

Tomás Laría, Jorge Laiún and Alejo Sfriso, November 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Cerro Vanguardia Open Pit Mining: Database Management for Stability Analyses

Iñaki García Mendive, Gonzalo Rellán, Uriel Sterin, Alejo O. Sfriso, November 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Liquefaction Flow Behavior of Guamo Sand

Omar Javier Jimenez and Arcesio Lizcano, November 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Rheology and Micromechnical Analysis of Granular Media Composed of Platy Particles

Mauricio Boton, Nicolas Estrada, Emilien Azema, Farhang Radjai and Arcesio Lizcano, November 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Experience-based approach to successful heap leach pad design

Terry Mandziak, David Pattinson, October 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Capturing Slope Data

Karl Llewelyn, September 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Saprolite Slope Design at the Rosebel Gold Mine

Greg Abrahams and Mark Raynor, September 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Rock Slope Stability

M.C Brown and D.K. Llewelyn, April 2015
Category:
Geotechnical

Investigating for dry stack tailings facility closure: multidisciplinary evaluation at the Pogo Mine, Alaska

Dan Neuffer, Christopher Stevens, Russell Staines, June 2014
Category:
Geotechnical, Civil Engineering, Geochemistry, Environmental/Social

Large Caverns for Metro Stations in Buenos Aires

Alejo Sfriso and Jorge Laiun, May 2014
Category:
Geotechnical

Mining Geotechnics: A Glimpse into the Dark Art

Ian de Bruyn, February 2014
Category:
Geotechnical

Criterion for Flow Liquefaction Instability

Arcesio Lizcano, José E. Andrade, and Alfonso M. Ramos, March 2013
Category:
Geotechnical

Quasistatic Rheology and Microstructural Description of Sheared Granular Materials Composed of Platy Particles

Arcesio Lizcano, Mauricio Boton, Emilien Azéma, Nicolas Estrada, and Farhang Radja, March 2013
Category:
Geotechnical

Modelling Diffuse Instabilities in Sands Under Drained Conditions

Arcesio Lizcano, A. M. Ramos , J. E. Andrade, August 2012
Category:
Geotechnical

Geotechnical Data Management Using acQuire Workflows and Data Integrity

Bruce Murphy and M.J. Murphy, May 2007
Category:
Geotechnical, Rock Mechanics

Small-strain stiffness of the Pampeano Formation

Alejo Sfriso, Sagüés, P., Quaglia, G., Quintela, M. & Ledesma, O., April 2007
Category:
Geotechnical

Findings of International Review of Soil Cover Design and Construction Practices for Mine Waste Closure

Maritz Rykaart, Daryl Hockley, Michael Noel and Michael Paul, March 2006
Category:
Geotechnical

Rock Mass Strength derived from Rock Mass Characterization

William Gibson, March 2006
Category:
Geotechnical

Dry Stack Tailings in Cold Regions: Opportunities and Constraints

Dan Neuffer PE, Cam Scott PEng, November 2005
Category:
Geotechnical, Civil Engineering, Mine Waste

Slope failure at the Paraná shoreline, Argentina

Alejo Sfriso, June 2003
Category:
Geotechnical

Ground improvement in Zarate

Alejo Sfriso, June 2001
Category:
Geotechnical
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