International Bureau of Strata Mechanics (IBSM)

Bureau international de mécanique des terrains (BIMT)
Oficina Internacional de Mecanica de las Rocas (OIMR)
Internationales Büro für Gebirgsmechanik (IBG)
Mezdunarodnoe Bjuro po Mehanike Gornyh Porod (MBMGP)

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History

Nov 1958, Leipzig (German DR). Since Oct 1971, operates as a permanent international body affiliated to the World Mining Congress (WMC). Also referred to as International Bureau for Rock Mechanics -- Bureau international de mécanique des roches -- Internationales Büro für Gebirgsmechanik (IBG).

Aims

Carry out effective rock mechanics activities for the mining industry; encourage international cooperation in the fields of rock mechanics and mining geomechanics; stimulate basic research in the area of rock and strata mechanics; study geomechanical problems which arise in mining practice; encourage application of rock mechanics to planning, design and operation of mines; maintain relations with other organizations dealing with problems related to rock mechanics and rock engineering.

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Activities

Task Groups, each of several experts, study detailed scientific and technological problems of concern to the mining industry.

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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 1 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 32 countries
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Subjects *

  • Fundamental Sciences
    • Mechanics
  • Geophysics
    • Geophysics
  • Geology
    • Geology
  • Industry
    • Mining

UIA Org ID

E5516

Last News Received

25. Aug 2009
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