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Alaska earthquake today: Six hit Alaska within minutes – Anchorage braces for HUGE tremorFeb 21, 2019<p>ALASKA has been struck by six earthquakes within only minutes on Thursday, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS), sparking fears of bigger tremors shaking the US state in the near future.</p> <p>Six earthquakes rocked the ground across Alaska this ...
Indonesia earthquake: Indonesia struck by THREE quakes in 24 hoursFeb 20, 2019<p>Indonesia has been rattled by a series of earthquakes in a matter of just 24 hours. An earthquake of magnitude 5.9 shook Ternate, North Maluka Province on Wednesday at 7.10am (12.10am GMT). The epicentre of the quake was located some 130km southwest of ...
North Sea area could be explored after geologists dismiss volcano theoryFeb 19, 2019<p>The Rattray Volcanic Province had been thought to contain empty magma chambers, making it unsuitable for oil formation.<br />As a result, the 7,000 sq km area of the central North Sea was dismissed as a potential area for exploration.<br />But geologists ...
The Mining Industry’s Waste Problem Will Only Get WorseFeb 19, 2019<p>It’s taken two tragedies in just over three years, but the mining industry is finally starting to clean up its act. <br />Brazil’s government Monday announced plans to ban upstream tailings dams, a low-cost method of storing mining waste implicated ...
Tunnel Boring Machine For Whitby Mine ArrivesFeb 18, 2019<p>An 1,800 tonne tunnel boring machine to construct the tunnel from Whitby to Teesside as part of the Sirius Minerals' project has arrived.<br />The main parts of the 225-metre-long machine arrived at AV Dawson’s Heavy Lift Port on the Teesside Docks ...
Ring of Fire WARNING: When will earthquake strike California - when will BIG ONE hit?Feb 11, 2019<p>CALIFORNIA will eventually be struck by a huge earthquake that could have catastrophic effects. But when will the Big One hit?</p>
Toxic City: The Cost of Gold Mining in South AfricaFeb 11, 2019<p>In the midst of Johannesburg are mountains of sandy dirt - tall, geometric, and as much a part of the landscape as the city's glittering skyline.<br />Winds stir up dust from the dunes and carry it to nearby homes where it settles on roofs, roads, and areas ...
Added on Aug 26, 2013 in Equipment
Added on Oct 02, 2012 in Software
ENGINEERING AND DESIGN OF I-WALLS (2011)
<p>This EC provides guidance on the design of I-walls used as flood barriers on either coastal or inland flood risk management systems. This EC will be updated periodically as more information becomes available to incorporate results of additional physical ...
Added on Sep 08, 2012 in Publications
Geotechpedia reached a 1000 links on Geotechnical Software Applications!
Since 2012 Geotechpedia’s database is continually growing of geotechnical engineering information, including links for free geotechnical paper and publications, links for geotechnical equipment, hardware and heavy duty machinery, links for geotechnical software applications etc. Geotechpedia team is now pleased to announce that a thousand links on Geotechnical Software Applications have been registered! Each software is … Continue reading Geotechpedia reached a 1000 links on Geotechnical Software Applications!
Feb 07, 2019
Geosysta winning the Greece Challenge for ReTiMoS landslide monitor system, in the ESNC 2018!
Geosysta participated in the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) with the idea: “Real time monitoring of slopes and landslides with low cost GNSS receivers (ReTiMoS)” and was the Regional Winner of Greece. Geosysta’s real time, cloud-based software Minefeed produces reliable storage, evaluation and alerts for slope stability monitoring based on records captured by topographic and … Continue reading Geosysta winning the Greece Challenge for ReTiMoS landslide monitor system, in the ESNC 2018!
Dec 17, 2018