Barr staff to present at Tailings and Mine Waste 2021

Jed GreenwoodIvan Contreras, and Vanessa Warren will present at the Tailings and Mine Waste Conference, which takes place on November 7-10, 2021 in Banff, Alberta.  

Jed Greenwood will present “Modeling Surface Strengthening for Soft Tailings Capping” at 2:40 p.m. on Monday, November 8. This presentation shares findings related to the required conditions under which surface strengthening should benefit deltaic capping.  

On Tuesday, November 9 at 10:55 a.m., Ivan Contreras will present “The Role of the Vane Shear Test in Mine Tailings” sharing both the field and laboratory version of the vane shear test along with its advantages and limitations in mine tailings. 

Then, at 11:15 a.m., Vanessa Warren will present “Field Pilot Testing of Filter Press Technology for Dewatering Oil Sands Fluid Fine Tailings.” This presentation will cover our client's filter-press pilot test as well as a performance assessment performed by Barr. Results from this assessment will contribute to establishing engineering design parameters and expectations for future commercial-scale operations.

Barr is a proud sponsor of this conference. Visit us at Booth 3 in the exhibition hall.   

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