• Controlled Blasting Methodology Sanctioned By : Bangalore Metro Railway Corporation Ltd. Co-ordinator: Prof.V.R.Sastry Co-Coordinator: Dr.K. Ram Chandar Budget: Rs.48 Lakhs Duration: 4 Years (2011-2015
  • Mine Lease Boundary Survey Sanctioned By : Department of Mines and Geology, Govt. of Karnataka. Co-ordinators: Dr. Harsha Vardhan, Dr. M. Aruna and Dr.M Govinda Raj. Budget:Rs. 4.2 Crores Duration: 2 Years (2011-2012)
  • Scientific Study of Slope Stability at Kalane Iron Ore Mine Sanctioned by: M/s. Samruddha Resources Ltd., Mumbai Coordinators: Dr. M. Aruna and Dr.Harsha Vardhan Budget: 2.6 Lakhs. Duration: 3 months (June – August 2012)
  • Scientific Study of Slope Stability Sanctioned by: M/s. Raghuvir Sinai Gharse, Goa Coordinators: Dr. M. Aruna and Dr.Harsha Vardhan Budget:2.6 Lakhs Duration: 4 months (April - July, 2012)
  • Rock Dredging Project at Mumbai Port Area Sanctioned by: M/s. Jaisu Shipping Co. Ltd., Mumbai Coordinator: Prof. V. R. Sastry Budget: Rs.2.2 Lakhs Duration: 3 months (April to June 2012)
  • Assessment of Blast Vibrations on Surrounding Structures Sanctioned by: M/s. Tata Development Project, Bangalore Coordinator: Prof. V. R. Sastry Budget: Rs.1.7 Lakhs Duration: June 2012
  • SME Explosive at JK-5 Block of O.C, Yellnad Sanctioned by: M/s. The Singareni Collieries Co. Ltd., Kothagudem, A.P Coordinator: Prof. V. R. Sastry. Budget: Rs.1.4 Lakhs Duration: June 2012
  • Verification of Depth of Virgin Ground Towards the Southern Side of Lease No. 2566 Sanctioned by: M/s Sri Laxminarasimha Mining Co Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore Coordinators: Dr. Harsha Vardhan and Dr. M. Aruna Budget: Rs.2.2 Lakhs Duration: 1 month (April 2012)



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Prof. V. R. Sastry, Head of the Department
Department of Mining Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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