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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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…

March 12th, 2018

Commissioning Ceremony for Revitalized Units at hydro power plant „Zvornik“

On 23 January 2018, the Serbian energy utility EPS celebrated the successful rehabilitation of the…

March 2nd, 2018

Lahmeyer at the IRES 2018: Presentation on pooling of battery and pumped energy storage

From 13 to 15 March 2018, EUROSOLAR will hold the 12th International Renewable Energy Storage…

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