Dr Martin Preene of Preene Groundwater Consulting recently wrote an article on tunnel dewatering for World Tunnelling Magazine. The article describes some of the challenges and possible solutions when groundwater is encountered in tunnels for civil engineering and mining projects. The article can be viewed here .
Preene Groundwater Consulting is the Professional Practice of Dr Martin Preene, who has nearly 30 years’ experience on projects worldwide in the investigation, design, installation and operation of groundwater control and dewatering systems. For our clients we integrate hydrogeology and geotechnical engineering skills to provide innovative, cost-effective and safe solutions to groundwater problems on construction and mining projects.