Practical guide for ground support

(2nd edition, 2009) by John Hadjigeorgiou and François Charette. This practical handbook for ground support in mines provides workers with the practical tools they need to design ground support systems in underground mines. The handbook also constitutes an excellent reference book for courses on rock mechanics and ground control given in Québec universities.

The handbook is available from the Québec Mining Association. At $60 for students, $85 for QMA members and $120 for non-members (plus taxes and shipping).

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