Archive: September 2013

Minneapolis, MN (September 19, 2013) Itasca International posted the program and list of papers to be presented at its 3rd International FLAC/DEM Symposium to be held in Hangzhou, China, October 21-25.

After CEO Loren Lorig and Country Host Peter Zhu open the 3rd FLAC/DEM Symposium, speakers selected from around the globe will present original work completed with the aid of Itasca’s suite of continuum, discontinuum and particle flow software on a variety of geotechnical topics.

Monday Presentation Topics

SME Twin Cities Annual Conference on September 17 in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN (September 13, 2013) Mine owners and mining professionals, environmental and engineering consultants, local, county and state government officials, as well as transportation and logistics professionals and those serving the mining sector will be attending the Society of Metallurigical Engineers – Twin Cities Sectional annual conference. The conference will take place on September 17 at the Earle Brown Center in Brooklyn Park.

Don’t miss out! September and October classes filling fast! Register now! 2013 Itasca Training in Minneapolis & Toronto Learn powerful solutions to complex problems. Get a head start on your projects by solving practical examples. Be trained by experienced modelers and consultants. Apply Itasca software effectively and efficiently by learning tips and tricks. Understand options like creep, dynamics and complicated meshing. Boost your understanding of geotechnical modeling.

Discontinuum Modeling in Rock Mechanics from Micro to Macroscale

Saturday, September 21, 2013, Wroclaw, Poland

A half‐day short course will be presented by engineering experts from three Itasca offices. The course will discuss topics of general interest to consultants and modelers using 3DEC software and will focus on how fractures and other discontinuities are modeled using 3D software.