The collapse of recent high profile tailing dams such as the Funadao Tailing Dam in Brazil has prompted research into practical methods of forestalling future incidents.
SureWave’s real time unique seismic monitor measures liquid ingress and strata stress beneath the surface. This advanced technology provides advanced notice of structural failure in various scenarios worldwide.
Allowing an ‘X-Ray’ into the workings of tailing dams and lagoons and proactively providing real time information of liquid movement within the dams.
A full article can be found on page 18, in the Fall 2020 African Mining Brief publication linked below: