Researchers receive grant for vibratory-installed offshore wind turbines

Researchers receive grant for vibratory-installed offshore wind turbines

Research is taking place into the use of vibratory hammers for offshore windfarm pile installs

Can Brenner Base Tunnels  become CO2-neutral energy suppliers

Can Brenner Base Tunnels become CO2-neutral energy suppliers

Can deep underground rail tunnel become a source of carbon-neutral district heating

Australian university signs MoU to help develop mining innovation

Australian university signs MoU to help develop mining innovation

Mine technology development in Australia to benefit from university test facilities

Surface Drilling

27 JANUARY 2021
Fraunhofer IEG operates simulator for drilling at depths up to 5,000m

Fraunhofer IEG operates simulator for drilling at depths up to 5,000m

A simulator that can replicate geothermal drilling at depths of up 5,000m has been developed

Deep Geothermal

07 OCTOBER 2020
Making geotechnical engineering more sustainable

Making geotechnical engineering more sustainable

Keller and a university PhD student are researching more sustainable geotechnical solutions

Industry voice

04 MAY 2020
Scientists drill for first time on remote Antarctic Glacier

Scientists drill for first time on remote Antarctic Glacier

Scientific fieldwork including drilling has been completed on the Thwaites Glacier

Site Investigation

29 JANUARY 2020
Floods with silver linings:  Redefining how aquifers replenish in dryland Africa

Floods with silver linings: Redefining how aquifers replenish in dryland Africa

How research work in Africa is set to improve the understanding of the continent's aquifers

Wells & Boreholes

20 NOVEMBER 2019
Easternwell provides drilling services for Australian carbon-capture project

Easternwell provides drilling services for Australian carbon-capture project

Easternwell begins drilling at Australian deep geological carbon dioxide storage project

Infrastructure & Utili...

23 SEPTEMBER 2019
UK Minister visits geology and geophysics education and research centre

UK Minister visits geology and geophysics education and research centre

The UK's Science Minister has visited the Heriot-Watt University's research project - Lyell Centre

Site Investigation

31 MAY 2019
Qteq and Wireline Services Groups announce merger

Qteq and Wireline Services Groups announce merger

Qteq and Wireline Services Group announcement set to shake up Australia's georesources sector