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Christchurch City Council requested GNS Science to carry out geomorphic mapping of the near-surface materials and processes present in the Port Hills of Christchurch. The purpose of this work is to provide information relating to near-surface geological materials ...
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: GNS Science Consultancy Report 2012/15. 21 p + maps (91 p)
<p>Electrical resistivity imaging and geological mapping were used to study the geology and delineate geologic structures at the Northeastern part of Ago Iwoye, Southwestern Nigeria. Two areas which include Mini-Campus Olabisi Onabanjo University (MCOOU) and ...
Filed under: Geology -  General Geology
Reference: Journal of Geology and Mining Research Vol. 4(5), pp. 105-117, August 2012
In a tectonically complex area of northwest Pakistan, MOL Pakistan and its partners acquired two 3D seismic surveys. Extreme topography led to irregular shooting geometry. Varied surface access over this terrain required a mix of Vibroseis and dynamite source ...
Reference: 2011 EAGE first break volume 29, May 2011
As part of the Canadian Government's main goals to ensure safe and strong communities for its citizens, the Geological Survey of Canada has recently undertaken the development of a 3-D geological model and a seamless surficial geology map of the St. Lawrence ...
Reference: The 10th IAEG International Congress, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 6-10 September 2006, Paper number 788
The urban area of Almada County, in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area, is undergoing a very high rate of growth. However, there have been several examples of land development having taken place in areas with poor geotechnical characteristics, and a number of illegal ...
Reference: The 10th IAEG International Congress, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 6-10 September 2006, Paper number 165
Detailed 1:10,000 scale engineering geological mapping of Pietermaritzburg covered an area of approximately 670km<sup>2</sup>, some of which is experiencing rapid growth and development across a geologically<br>varied area. This variation has resulted in a ...
Reference: The 10th IAEG International Congress, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 6-10 September 2006, Paper number 407
The growth of the holy city of Makkah demonstrates a unique example among the birth of cities in the world. It flourished in a desert area, having no reliable source of water, food, or any other human culture. With the continuous growth of the city, the area ...
Reference: The 10th IAEG International Congress, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 6-10 September 2006, Paper number 552
The aim of the paper is to present briefly the geotechnical and geological conditions of Bucharest city. The paper includes five sections covering: geological and geomorphological conditions; the lithological succession from the surface to a depth of about ...
Filed under: Geology -  General Geology
Reference: The 10th IAEG International Congress, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 6-10 September 2006, Paper number 235
The preparation and compilation of an engineering geological map of Patras city wider area, at a scale of 1:5,000 is presented, prepared as a part of a thorough geotechnical study of the broader area of the city<br>for urban planning purposes. In this map, ...
Reference: The 10th IAEG International Congress, Nottingham, United Kingdom, 6-10 September 2006, Paper number 241
 
<p>With a view to promoting global and regional synthesis of knowledge and the general advancement of geological science, and to providing the scientific basis for a better understanding of the world's mineral and land resources, Unesco has, for many years, ...
Reference: The Unesco Press Paris 1976