Photos from the 2013 Collegiate MERD: Idaho Springs, CO

    Host: Colorado School of Mines Student Mine Rescue Teams


2013
                Collegiate MERD Participants & Mentors

    Collegiate mine rescue teams (from left to right, CSM White, Missouri S&T,
    CSM Silver, University of British Columbia, and CSM Blue) with industry mentors.

2011
                MERD

    CSM White team members don apparatus before going underground. 

CSM Blue
                ICC

    CSM Blue Team communicates with Fresh Air Base & runs the Incident Command Center.

MS&T Tech

   
    A Missouri S&T team member tests BG-4's during the technician test. 

CSM Silver Underground

  
    CSM Silver Team develops a plan to extract patients from the mine refuge chamber.

UBC Team
                ICC

    The UBC team plans the rescue operation from the Incident Command Center. 

CSM
                Silver First Aid

    CSM Silver Team treats a patient during the first aid competition.