GEOTECH INTERNATIONAL
Geotech International and its associated companies has for over 15 years established competency with quality international clients in the following areas within its Territory of Indochina and Southeast Asia:
- Hydropower feasibility studies; and the provision of “Bankable Feasibility Reports”
- Geotechnical engineering
- Management of geotechnical projects - Geotechnical boring and sampling programmes
- Geotechnical and civil structure instrumentation and monitoring
- Analysis and design of embankment dams and dikes
- Dam safety inspection and remedial design of unsafe water retention structures
- Hydro-geological ground water and surface water studies for hydropower projects
- Geotechnical and geophysical insitu testing
- Construction monitoring with Quality Control and Quality Assurance (QC and QA) testing and auditing
- Geotechnical laboratory assessment and auditing
- Marketing, sales and service of advanced technology geotechnical and hydropower project equipment
Alternate Energy
Project Component
Specialized Experience and Capabilities
Feasibility studies Feasibility level design and reporting: Hydrologic and meteorologic sturdies; hydraulic studies; construction material availability with quantity and quality measurement and assessment; hydraulic machinery requirements, cost analysis, construction estimates; economic documentation; presentations to lenders and licencing authorities
Site investigation Design and performance of geotechnical boring and sampling programs: Boring sampling and testing; laboratory testing; quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA) of all work
Insitu testing and instrumentation All forms of field and insitu testing: Permeability Lugeon; piezocone; field vane shear; instrumentation and insitu measurement of site conditions; Quality Control and Quality Assurance based monitoring and reporting of all work
Hydro-geology
studies
Hydro-geologic database development, 2D and 3D ground water modelling, model verification, and model application to construction dewatering and river diversion; field management of hydro-geologic data collection and testing; development of hydro-geologic database; analysis and mathematical testing for dewatering, slope stabilization and surface water protection
Project design Feasibility, preliminary, detailed and construction design level work: Dams and reservoirs; hydrology and hydraulics; water conveyance; tunnels and penstocks; power plant; hydraulic machinery and power generation machinery; electrical switch yards; high power transmission lines
Dam performance monitoring Instrument system design, procurement and installation; data acquisition and data transmission; data analysis systems; assessment of safe and un-safe measurement values; alarm systems
Construction management & control Contractor performance monitoring and management; field and laboratory QC testing of construction; quality assurance (QA) management and reporting.
Dam safety monitoring and remedial construction Internationally qualified and trained dam safety inspectors and inspection; risk analysis; remedial design to improve the performance of unsafe structures; Preparation of Emergency Action Plans; fold mapping and emergency response; training and simulations.
Geotech  International  provides  a  full  range  of  design  and  construction  services  for  alternative  energy projects  -  Hydropower,  solar,  and  wind  energy  development.  Work  is  performed  for  private  developers, owners,  and  consulting  firms;  ODA  projects;  government  ministries  and  departments;  international  aid agencies; and multi-national lending agencies.
Theun Hinboun Expansion Project - Lao PDR Geotech international provided all of the geotechnical exploration and geotechnical design for preparation  of the successful Bankable Feasibility Study needed to approve, finance and build the project
Dam safety instrumentation inclinometer and settlement instrumentation for Hydropower project

Alternative Energy Development

Geotech International has the following capability, experience and client base in providing geotechnical field and laboratory boring, sampling testing and reporting services. These services are available throughout Southeast Asia and the South Pacific region.
Market
Segment
Specialized Experience Typical
Clients
Geotechnical engineering,  foundation design and investigation Design, management of geotechnical boring and sampling programs; construction quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA); instrumentation and performance monitoring of civil structures and soil embankments Private developers, owners and consulting firms; ODA projects; government ministries and departments; international aid agencies; multi-national lending agencies
Insitu testing Piezocone; field vane shear, Lugeon permeability, quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA) testing Private developers, owners, and consulting firms; ODA projects
Hydro-geology for hydropower and mining Hydro-geologic database development, 2D and 3D ground water modelling, model verification, and model application to mine dewatering and pit slope stabilization; field management of hydro-geologic testing; development of hydro-geologic database; analysis and mathematical testing for dewatering, slope depressurization and surface water protection National and international-based and financed mining projects; international and national-based hydropower projects
Embankment and RCC dam design Site investigation; material investigation and resource management; foundation design; embankment design; construction contract documentation; construction management with QC and QA functions Private owners; government agencies; bi-lateral funding agencies; multi-lateral financing agencies
Construction management and monitoring
Contractor performance monitoring and management; construction quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA) testing and reporting. Private developers, owners, and consulting firms
Dam safety monitoring and remedial construction
Internationally qualified and trained dam safety inspectors and inspection; risk analysis; remedial design to improve the performance of unsafe structures; Dam safety manuals and Emergency Action Plans Mining projects, hydropower projects, and government infrastructure projects
Geotech International Boart Longyear drill performing site investigation for hydropower dam in Lao PDR

Site Investigation and
Construction Material Geotechnical Field Services

Typical Project Profile

The Services Provided

International Quality at Regional Costs
Geotechnical
site investigation
at the Phu Kham
closure spillway
Vibrating Wire Piezometer Installation at the Ban Houayxai tailings dam
Packer testing for hydro-geological study of the mine open pit
Singapore
Australia
Vietnam
Lao
Registered Singapore Office:
Registration 199402838M
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Registered Australia Office:
ABN 54625354412
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Registered Vietnam Office:
So 11, Ngo 59, Hoang Cau
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Registered Lao Office:
Road No 7, Ban Phonsavanxay
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