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1/16/2018 - Research projectsA project to develop engineering-based stress analysis procedures for improved assessment of stress-related hazards due to full extraction mining.
8/1/2017 - Peer reviewed journal articlesThis paper evaluates the impact of various pumpable roof support design parameters by examining full-scale performance tests conducted using the NIOSH Mine Roof Simulator (MRS) as part of manufacturers’ developmental and quality control testing.
3/30/2017 - Research projectsA project to build the framework for expanding pillar design criteria into challenging environments by undertaking pillar response investigations in representative conditions at case study mine sites.
3/30/2017 - Research projectsA project to employ state-of-the-art ground control science, in a targeted program of case studies, to develop engineering solutions for ground control hazards in underground metal mines.
1/1/2017 - Peer reviewed journal articlesA paper detailing observations made in four consecutive room and pillar retreat panels and the data collected from an instrumentation site during retreat mining.
11/16/2016 - Contracts and cooperative agreementsA capacity-building contract to quantify the ground response in underground coal mines with different geologic settings and depths of cover.
11/5/2016 - Research projectsA project to establish a new standard for ground control safety in deep vein mines.
10/27/2016 - Research projectsA project to reduce injuries and fatalities in western U.S. underground metal mines by reducing the falls of ground taking place in these mines.
10/22/2016 - Research projectsA project to develop engineering guidelines for support design that will reduce groundfall fatalities under supported roof in underground coal mines.
10/22/2016 - Research projectsA project to utilize the capabilities of the Mine Roof Simulator (MRS) Laboratory to test underground roof support and ventilation structures and apply these results to engineer safer products and applications.