Dam Safety

All since 1993 personnel from GeoVista have developed and used geophysical methods to investigate large hydro power embankment dams. During 2002 a major investigation of a mine tailings dam was also conducted.

Contact: Hans Thunehed

Reference project

– LKAB’s dams at the Kirunavaara mine
During the summer/autumn of 2002 GeoVista carried out investigations on LKAB´s dams at the Kirunavaara mine.
The figure shows the potential from water flow as measured on one of the LKAB dams.