Forth Replacement Crossing – Beamer Rock – Central Tower Foundation, Scotland

Client  – Gifford part of Ramboll Peer review of design concept for the proposed Central Tower Foundation and recommendations for geological model development and the detailed design approach.  Central tower to be founded on the isolated Beamer Rock within the … Continue reading

Posted in Foundations, Road

Brisbane Airport Link, Australia

Client: THIESS JOHN HOLLAND Overall review of major underground scheme. Independent detailed design evaluation of Kedron Ramp comprising 23m span tunnel in very shallow cover, and in weathered volcanic sediments. Detailed geological modelling and stability assessment via  FLAC, UDEC and … Continue reading

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A5 – Glyn Bends, Wales

CLIENT : Morgan Est – Wragge and Co Technical evaluation of major failure of permanent rock anchors in a highway cutting (2005).  Assessment of corrosion effects, protection methodology and observed overload effects.

Posted in Road, Slopes and Open Cast Mines

Athens to Thessaloniki Highway

Geo-Design were appointed as technical advisor to the Public Prosecutor to review and Investigate the causes of a major rock fall incident (December 2009) within the Tempi Gorge section of the Thessaloniki Highway. The investigation included review of the engineering … Continue reading

Posted in Road, Slopes and Open Cast Mines

Clifton Suspension Bridge, UK

CLIENT :  Clifton Suspension Bridge Trust Specialist advisor to the Bridge Trust to assess the existing stability state of the slopes which support the bridge abutments. Initial stability assessment, with subsequent detailed mapping of slopes to assess maintenance requirements and … Continue reading

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