Top Star Dump

Type: Slope Stability - Excavations & Rehabilitation
Construction Date: April 2010 - August 2013
Location: Selby, Johannesburg, South Africa
S 26.218809° E 28.039497°
Top Star Dump, situated in Johannesburg, was a 50m high gold mine dump that was re-worked by Fraser Alexander to extract additional gold dust.

The dump was installed with various inclinometers to determine slope stability.

Monitoring is continuous.

Top Star Dump Instrumentation consists of the following:
  • Horizontal Inclinometers measuring slope stability

Installed Instruments Specification:
Inclinometers (Slope Stability)
ITMSOIL's "Easy-Connect" casings

Designers: N/A

Consulting Engineers: N/A

Contractors: Fraser Alexander

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