Slopes and Open Cast Mines
Assessment of the stability state of ancient mine workings and development of methods for extracting and preserving part of the 2000 year old workings from planned open cast mining.
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.
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
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
Investigative assessment of rock slope failure adjacent to a high rise residential development. Design and construction feasibility of remedial measures. Long term monitoring.