Engineering Services

AMC's multi-disciplined Engineering Services group assists clients in mine development and operational improvements in specific technical areas.

Engineering Services Expertise

The AMC Engineering Services Team consists of Backfill Engineers, Ventilation Engineers, Tailings Engineers, Environmental and Mechanical Engineers.

AMC is the leading independent provider of backfill expertise. We have a team of dedicated backfill specialists which has conducted more than 350 backfill projects around the world, including applications of paste fill, hydraulic fill, and rock / aggregate fill.

The blend of technical expertise and operational experience at AMC ensures that our Engineering Services team develop fully integrated and practical solutions to our clients needs.

Engineering Services Innovation

Our backfill engineers are at the forefront of backfill design and paste technology. AMC has been instrumental in the development of paste fill having designed some of the first paste fill systems in the world. AMC continues to be a world leader in backfill design and optimization.

Backfill Engineering Services

  • Geotechnical Assessment of backfill materials
  • Backfill Method Selection
  • Vertical and Undercut Exposure Analysis
  • Mix Design
  • System Design
  • Operational Support
  • Optimisation
  • Reviews / Audits
  • Ventilation Engineering Services

  • Airflow demand
  • Airflow distribution
  • Ventilation Modelling
  • Primary and secondary fan selection
  • Estimated heat loading and cooling requirement
  • Tailings Engineering Services

  • Geotechnical Assessment of tailings, foundations, and construction materials
  • Tailings Storage Design
  • Embankment Design including stability analysis
  • Tailings Disposal Method
  • Water Management
  • Closure Plan
  • Mechanical Engineering Services

  • Underground Infrastructure
  • Surface Infrastructure
  • Dewatering System Design
  • Electrical System Design
  • Compressed Air System Design
  • Shaft Design
  • Conveyor Design
  • Environmental Engineering and Approvals Services

  • Environmental Approvals Strategy and Advice
  • Environmental and Social Impact Assessments
  • Environmental Permitting and Compliance Management
  • Operations Support and Environmental Monitoring

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