Slopes and Open Cast Mines

Los Frailes, Seville, Spain

Design and evaluation of major footwall slopes in slate including failures during early development stages.  Evaluation of major ramp stabilisation system using rock reinforcement – anchorage system.

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Mount Athos, Monastery Complex (Greece)

Geo-Design (Thessaloniki) were involved in the extensive rock slope and foundation improvement works at the monastery complex on Mount Athos. This included inspection of the existing foundations, design of comprehensive underpinning solutions together with large scale slope retention structures. Mount … Continue reading

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Youghall Bypass, County Cork (Ireland)

In 2002, during the development of the N25 to create a single carriageway bypass road at Youghal, Geo-Design undertook an assessment of stabilisation and other mitigation measures to solve rock fall hazards from the newly formed rock cut slope adjacent … Continue reading

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GEO Special Projects, Hong Kong

Guidance Document for HK Government. The preparation of ‘Prescriptive Design Measures for the Design of Rock Slopes’.

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Egnatia Highway – Mesti / Makri Sector (Greece)

The Egnatia Odos is part of the European highway route E90, extending from Greece’s western coastline to the Greek-Turkish Border in the east. Asprovalta Tunnel – Egnatia Odos Geo-Design (Thessaloniki) undertook a stability evaluation of the existing slopes and embankments … Continue reading

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