Storage

High Pressure Gas Storage Cavern Study, UK

Client: BG TECHNOLOGY (UK) Concept engineering for high pressure diurnal gas storage in deep unlined caverns.  Rock engineering assessments and containment studies (with Prof U Lindblom, University of Gothenburg).

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Lower Kihansi Hydropower Project, Tanzania

Client: WORLD BANK – TANESCO Specialist review consultancy for containment of high pressure unlined waterway under complex low stress conditions.  Power station cavern stability evaluation under high stress state.

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St Helier Flood Relief Scheme – Fort Regent Cavern, Jersey

Client: STATES OF JERSEY – PUBLIC SERVICES DEPARTMENT Investigation, stability appraisal and detailed design – construction supervision of a major underground holding cavern for contaminated flood water and associated tunnels.  The project involved the construction of a fully controlled underground … Continue reading

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Island West RTS, Hong Kong

Client: SCOTT WILSON KIRKPATRICK (Hong Kong) Evaluation of rock mass characteristics, outline design and specifications for a major rock cavern (28m span x 250m long) in volcanic rock mass.

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Givat Shemen – Oil Storage Complex, Israel

Client: FERRARI JV (Italy) Investigation, evaluation and detailed design of a major underground oil storage facility in a weak, jointed, chalk rock mass comprising twin storage caverns 14m dia x 300m long and associated access facilities.  Full design and construction … Continue reading

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