How can I do a bench design in RocPlane?

RocPlane has a Bench Design feature that allows you to assess the stability of bench-scale wedges for a range of bench face angles.

The Bench Design Tutorial will familiarize you with the Bench Design feature, by analyzing an open pit mine example.  The following topics are covered in the tutorial:

  • Random Variables
  • Persistence Analysis
  • Bench Loss
  • Managed Slope Design
  • Quantitative Hazard Analysis



Bench Design feature - graph of Total Probability of Failure vs Bench Angle shown