The University of the Witwatersrand – Wits School of Mines Research Project

Partnering with the Wits School of Mines, GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech installed Re:mote Monitoring equipment to help the school improve technology and enhance safety at mines.

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Grove Park Canal Access Project

Sometimes projects require creativity to collect data. GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech used their innovative skills to install marsh geophones to monitor vibration in a canal.

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Children’s Memorial Hospital Redevelopment

When demolition and construction is planned in the desirable Lincoln Park neighborhood, GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech is brought in to monitor the situation.

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Tennessee Valley Authority

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), a federal corporation, is the nation’s largest public power company. It operates fossil fuel, nuclear and hydropower plants. When the Cumberland facility needed to build new scrubbers and install a series of Induced Draft Fans (I.D. Fans) in its power plant, they contacted GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech for structural dynamic engineering services.

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BHP Billiton

Slope stability is a major concern if the only thing between your mine and the Suriname River is an embankment of sand, especially if critical reserves require blasting in close proximity to the embankment. To keep the ore flowing out of the mine, GeoSonics/Vibra-Tech was brought in to establish vibration criteria and develop blast design recommendations to minimize the impact on the sand embankment.

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