The Services Provided

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

Hydropower Development

Geotech   International   provides   a   full   range   of   design   and   construction   services   for   hydropower   project development.   Work   is   performed   for   Private   developers,   owners   and   consulting   firms;   ODA   projects; government ministries and departments; international aid agencies; multi-national lending agencies.
International Quality at Regional Costs
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

Site Investigation and Construction Material

Geotechnical Field Services

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.
Geotech International Boart Longyear drill performing site investigation for hydropower dam In Lao PDR
Dam safety instrumentation piezometer instrumentation for Hydropower project in Lao
Dam safety instrumentation inclinometer and settlement instrumentation for Hydropower project

Hydropower 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.

 

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

 

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