How do I add support to perimeter wedges?

This tutorial demonstrates how to add support to perimeter wedges using pattern bolts and shotcrete, in order to increase the safety factor of the wedges.

Perimeter Support Tutorial (click to view PDF file of tutorial)

Topics Covered in this Tutorial:

  • Perimeter support design view

  • Wedge apex height

  • Adding a bolt pattern

  • Bolt properties

  • Editing a bolt pattern

  • Bolt data tips

  • Bolt support force diagram

  • Adding shotcrete

  • Editing shotcrete

  • Shotcrete properties

Pattern bolt and shotcrete support for perimeter wedges