Specialist geotechnical and water services for mining and civil industries internationally.
Innovative and cost effective solutions for difficult problems.
PSM is a firm of consulting engineers, geologists, hydrogeologists and hydrologists. We have been providing practical and innovative solutions based on global best practice to achieve outstanding outcomes for our clients since 1993.
Our clients include government and private organisations, asset owners and contractors in Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, Africa, the Americas, India, and Russia. Projects range from small developments to mega projects.
Targeted, cost-effective and innovative solutions for complex problems from residential and industrial developments to major transport infrastructure. Our civil capabilities include investigation and interpretation, design and analysis, and construction support.
Industry-leading analysis and insight in environmental geotechnics and water-related aspects of earth, rock and embankment dams and dam safety. Our dam services include expert advice and analyses into dam foundations, tailing dams, hydrology and hydraulics for dams, spillway scour and erosion, and dam seepage.
Industry leaders in geotechnical design and management of mining excavations. PSM’s consultants provide practical solutions in a wide range of settings and commodities across the globe. Mining services encompass open pit and underground mine design, mine closure, operational support including interpretation of monitoring data, management of unstable slopes and dewatering and depressurisation.
Setting industry benchmarks with innovative and practical solutions for all aspects of tunnel design and construction support, including feasibility planning, geotechnical interpretation and site investigations.
A full range of integrated assessment and design services to manage water for better outcomes in civil, tunnelling, mining and dams. Our water and hydrological services include hydraulics, mine water management, flooding, rivers and streams, stormwater, and more.
Innovative and practical specialist geotechnical services including forensic investigations, monitoring, photogrammetry, borehole imaging, 3D modelling and DFN modelling. We use sophisticated tools and techniques to enhance our specialist services, ensuring accuracy in our site investigations and analysis.
This in-depth handbook compiles expertise from one of our Principal Geotechnical Engineers, Dr. Robert Bertuzzi. Within the eBook you’ll find robust guidelines for classifying a rock mass and for estimating rock mass parameters, including case studies and plenty of useful equations, and is an essential resource for anyone working with rock mechanics.
For expert advice, reach out to our team today.