Underground Gouting and Ground Improvement

Underground Grouting and Ground Improvement is a five-day course that covers grouting and ground modification used for underground construction, tunneling and mining projects.

May 16, 2016 - May 20, 2016
Target groups: skilled tradesmen, engineers, technicians
Category: Symposium

It includes topics in engineering, equipment, materials and methods for grouting and ground modifications used on various types of underground projects. The course consists of classroom presentations by internationally recognized experts, a day of off-campus field demonstrations, as well as some on-campus laboratory demonstrations and testing of grouts and grouting methods.

Topics to be covered include:
  • Grouting Methods (Jet, Compaction, Fracture, Permeation, Consolidation, Backfill and Contract)
  • Ground Freezing for Shafts, Tunnels and Cross Passageways
  • Construction Dewatering systems


Colorado School of Mines
1500 Illinois St
80401 Golden,CO
United States
Target language English