Geology and Geotechnical Engineering

Geological and geotechnical challenges are often very demanding when planning hydraulic structures. Hydropower, water supply and irrigation projects require detailed geotechnical investigations before the start of the actual design works. During planning and execution of the works continuous input by geological and geotechnical specialists is essential.

Our Competencies:

  • Establishing of Geotechnical and Geological Basics
  • Planning and Supervision of Geological Investigation Programmes
  • Geophysical Surface und Borehole Investigation
  • Preparation of Seismic Hazard Assessment Studies
  • Identification of Construction Material Quarries and Borrow Areas
  • Design and Implementation of Geotechnical Monitoring Programmes
  • Rockmass and Soil Classifications
  • Analysis of Ground Water Conditions

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February 21st, 2018

Lahmeyer holds workshop about food security in the Arab countries

On January 10th, 2018, Dr. Beau Freeman, Department Head Sustainable Water and Land Resources…

February 12th, 2018

Brackish water desalination using renewable energy in Tunisia

The Lahmeyer company GKW Consult supports the Tunisian Water Utility SONEDE in implementing the…

January 12th, 2018

Quality Management – Lahmeyer successfully certified according to the new norm DIN EN ISO 9001:2015

In late 2017, Lahmeyer International implemented the certification according to the new norm DIN EN…

December 29th, 2017

New subsidiary in the Sultanate of Oman

On 12 December 2017, the newly established subsidiary Lahmeyer and Tractebel Engineering…

December 1st, 2017

Managing water resources: A consortium including Lahmeyer develops new forecast methods

On behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, a consortium including Lahmeyer…

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