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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July 18th, 2018

Experiences and knowledge - New Lahmeyer Blog online

The new Lahmeyer Blog Website is online. More than 30 Lahmeyer employees are blogging about…

July 17th, 2018

Tractebel Activity Report presents cutting edge engineering solutions

The Tractebel Activity Report is available and highlights a selection of activities including…

April 13th, 2018

Lahmeyer know-how for energy from the Himalayas

For the development of a new hydroelectric power station in the Himalayas, the Nepalese Electricity…

March 14th, 2018

New Managing Director realigns Tractebel Turkey

As of 1 January 2018, Ugur Aytuna has been responsible for the Turkish subsidiary Tractebel…

March 13th, 2018

Expertise in Water Management – Tractebel and Lahmeyer at the Asia 2018

On 13 to 15 March, the International Journal on Hydropower and Dams will organise the Asia 2018 in…

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