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Simultaneous Geophysical Surveys Using A Towed Multisensor Platform and Its Application To Characterisation of Brownfield SitesNormal access

Authors: Chris Leech, Ian A. Hill and Tim M. Grossey
Event name: 18th EEGS Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems
Session: Advances in Sensor Design for Geotechnical Purposes
Publication date: 03 April 2005
Organisations: EEGS
Language: English
Info: Extended abstract, PDF ( 451.01Kb )

A rapid measurement technique for assessment of landfill areas and other environmentally sensitive areas. A multi sensor platform with real time data logging and navigation has been built to
allow rapid reconnaissance surveys over large areas thereby reducing survey time and costs dramatically. Sensors from many different disciplines can be mounted on the platform and data acquired simultaneously. Case histories from geological, environmental and archaeological sites are presented showing the attributes of the technique in all three applications.

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