oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Innovative geotechnical solutions for mining

Volume 17, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 1021-2000



Geotechnical expertise has been put to the test by the substantial capacity enhancement of Konkola mine through the Konkola Deep Mining project near Chillilabombwe in Zambia by Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) Plc. Innovative solutions had to be applied while sinking a new No 4 Shaft from surface through subsoil (lateritic) and incompetent rock to a considerable depth.

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