Dams, Levees, and Dykes

Alpha Adroit Engineering Ltd. provides a variety of consulting and testing services for dam and levee projects, including:

        • General geotechnical engineering, geotechnical site investigations, advanced and routine field and laboratory testing, numerical modeling, risk analysis, design of dam body and foundation, and design of instrumentation and monitoring programs

        • Evaluation of borrow pits and construction materials and advanced materials testing services

        • Construction monitoring and quality control for earth, rock-fill, RCC, and concrete dams

        • Instrumentation and monitoring for new and existing dams and related structures, interpretation of the monitoring data, back analysis of observed behaviour, scenario-based risk analysis, and providing recommendations for preventive, remedial, and emergency action plans

        • Flood risk analysis and control and design of flood diversion and protection systems

        • Conducting advanced computational modeling and analysis for design, safety, and performance evaluation purposes backed by field and laboratory testing and instrumentation data

        • Geotechnical design and construction quality control for energy dissipation systems, water tunnels, water diversion systems, canals, power stations, inspection and instrumentation galleries, plastic concrete cut-off walls, grout curtains, concrete diaphragm walls, retaining walls, consolidation grouting, rock bolting, large scale dewatering, embankment constructions, reinforced soil constructions, and open and underground excavations

        • Geotechnical design and construction quality control for engineered fills, concrete constructions, concrete testing, localized and large scale ground improvements, surface water diversion, erosion control, irrigation systems, site support facilities, camp sites, and communication towers

        • Analysis and control of landslides, pore-water pressures, groundwater seepage, and liquefaction

        • Geotechnical assessment and design for increasing the retention capacity or factor of safety of existing water and tailings dams

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