Engineering geology

3D ground-use optimisation for sustainable urban development planning: A case-study from Earls Court, London, UK

Introduction: research context and objectives Cities provide opportunities for economic growth, cultural and social development and scientific and technological innovation. Yet they have often developed without coordination and integration of … Read More

3D reflection seismic imaging at the 2.5 km deep COSC-1 scientific borehole, central Scandinavian Caledonides

Introduction The Scandinavian Caledonides represent one of the best preserved inactive orogens in the world in which to study thrust tectonics (Asklund, 1960, Gee, 1978, Hossack and Cooper, 1986, Törnebohm, … Read More

Geostructural stability assessment of cave using rock surface discontinuity extracted from terrestrial laser scanning point cloud

Introduction Rocks naturally begin as lateral bedding of sedimentary layers (Oberender and Plan, 2015). However, under the action of tectonic stress, rock folds and fractures, resulting in discontinuous rock mass … Read More

3D representation of geological observations in underground mine workings of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin

Introduction Mapping underground mine workings means following their definition and presenting rock complexity revealed by the mine workings in a graphical form. Methods of mapping individual mine workings differ, because … Read More