MARS Consultants

Saginaw Hill Erosion Control

CENE 476 Fall 2015

Project Purpose

The purpose of this project is to determine the cause of ongoing erosion at the Saginaw Hill Mine repository cap and develop solutions to prevent further damage to the cap. MARS Consulting will conduct a site investigation, determine problem areas of the current cap, develop a suite of design alternatives, and provide project management services on this project.


Eric Zielske, Bureau of Land Management

The Team

Alex Meisner

Brooke Rhodes

Tyler Shamburg

Technical Advisor

Tyson Parrott, Freeport MacMoRan


Last Updated: May 10, 2016

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