Griddle Introductory Training Course

Course Language 
  • English
Related Software 
Consulting Service Reference 


Brisbane, Queensland

November 2, 2018

$1000 AUD (including GST)
25% Academic Discount

Details and Description 


  • Introduction to Itasca meshing capabilities and Griddle
  • Introduction to Rhinoceros 6.0
  • Griddle Basics
  • Solid Generation in Rhino
  • Data Clean-up and Work Flow Optimization
  • Practical Examples

Project Engineer – Yoann Hebert, ME., Itasca Australia, Melbourne, Australia.

Mr. Hebert is a geotechnical engineer with more than 10 years of experience in the use of Itasca codes to analyse various geomechanics problems in Australia, Europe and other parts of the world. He has provided consulting on many projects including underground mining (e.g. block cave and SLC mining, pillar stability), open pit mining, underground excavations (e.g. tunnels, caverns, crusher chambers and nuclear waste storage) and dams. Yoann holds undergraduate and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering.

Principal Engineer – Glenn Sharrock, Ph.D., Itasca Australia, Brisbane, Australia.

Dr. Sharrock has 20 years industry experience in a wide range of rock mechanics positions such as Principal Geotechnical Engineer (Newcrest Mining NL), Rock Mechanics Engineer (Mt Isa Mines), Senior Geotechnical Consultant, (AMC Consultants), Senior Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering (UNSW). His consulting, operational and research experience spans underground and surface mining in hard rock and coal. He holds an Adjunct Associate Professorship in Geomechanics at the University of Queensland and is a Chartered Professional Geotechnical Engineer.

Who Should Attend? 

Current and prospective users of Griddle and Kubrix.

What to Bring? 
Laptop computer with Windows system. Participants are urged to install the full version of the Itasca software and help files prior to class.


Itasca Australia
Brisbane QLD