Recent and Ongoing Projects

A selection of recent and ongoing projects:
Detailed Aerial Photo Interpretation Landslide investigation and design of stabilisation measures, Ethiopia Prospecting for calcrete as a source of road construction material, Mozambique

Road construction in landslide areas, Ethiopia Landslide investigation and design of stabilisation measures, Ethiopia

Third part review of reservoir slope stability, Albania, including detailed interpretation of aerial photographs and preparation of geomorphological maps. Undertaken for Multiconsult ASA, Norway

Team Leader and Researcher Specialist for the prospecting and use of cinder (scoriaceous) gravels in low-volume road construction in Ethiopia. Undertaken for the Transport Research Laboratory on behalf of DFID

Feasibility study for haul road route selection through mountain terrain at the West Nimba iron ore mining facility, Liberia. Undertaken for URS Infrastructure & Environment Ltd on behalf of ArcelorMittal

Landslide investigation and design of stabilisation measures, Ethiopia. Undertaken for URS Infrastructure & Environment Ltd for the Ethiopian Roads Authority

Review of climate change and geohazard impacts on rural road access in Africa. Undertaken for Crown Agents on behalf of DFID

Prospecting for calcrete as a source of road construction material in Mozambique using satellite image interpretation and field mapping techniques. Undertaken for Transport Research Laboratory, UK on behalf of DFID and Administração Nacional de Estradas

Mozambique Engineering geological and geotechnical management of the design and construction of a new road across the Blue Nile Gorge, Ethiopia.Undertaken for URS Infrastructure & Environment Ltd on behalf of the Ethiopian Roads Authority

Peer Review of Earthworks Specifications and State of the Art manuals in route selection, geotechnical design and the use of laterites and sand in low cost road construction. Undertaken for Crown Agents DFID to develop optimum alignments and designs in a range of environments.