Geotechnical Research

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Geotechnical Field Services

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Geotechnical Instrumentation

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Providing advanced geotechnical solutions to the global underground mining industry

SCT Operations (Strata Control Technology) has been providing specialist geotechnical consultancy and instrumentation services for over 30 years. Operating in Australia and globally, the company has built a reputation for technically robust, practical solutions to difficult mining and tunneling problems.

Building on a long history of field measurement and problem solving, SCT use the latest instrumentation and numerical simulation technologies, and work closely with major mining houses, OEM’s and statutory bodies to ensure solutions are practical and tailored to industry needs.

SCT has extensive experience in a wide range of coal and metal operations globally – and understand the challenges of working in weak, highly stressed ground. We work from a first principles approach to define the unique strata control hazards and design solutions for each project.

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GEOTECHNICAL CONSULTING

GEOTECHNICAL CONSULTING

Managing strata control hazards is best achieved through understanding. Understanding is achieved through a process of field measurements and definition of the mechanics of ground response to a range of possible controls. SCT is a geotechnical consultancy that can assist you reduce strata control risk on your project.

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GEOTECHNICAL FIELD SERVICES

SCT design, manufacture and install a range of world class geotechnical and hydrogeological instrumentation for mining and civil industries. SCT's capability is broad and includes services from 3D overcore stress measurement to undertaking a range of well testing programs including large scale interference testing. SCT also have specialist teams involved in ground pre-treatment including hydraulic fracturing for block caving and longwall operations.

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