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Found 2 swedish dissertations matching the above criteria.

  1. 1. Subsurface dams in water resource management methods for assessment and location

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Imran Ali Jamali; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Subsurface dams; Groundwater; GIS; Regolith thickness; Groundwater; Civil and Architectural Engineering; Byggvetenskap;

    Abstract : Natural groundwater storage can be improved by constructing a subsurface barrier that is a subsurface dam, in order to capture the subsurface flows and raise the groundwater levels (GWLs) in the sediment layers. Subsurface dams are preferable to surface dams because of lower evaporation, higher functionality, lower cost of construction, lessened risk for contamination and the possibility of utilizing land over the dam. READ MORE

  2. 2. Geo-environmental considerations in transport infrastructure planning

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Caroline Karlsson; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Roads; Railways; Geology; GIS; Decision support; Modelling; Mark- och vattenteknik; Land and Water Resources Engineering;

    Abstract : Transport infrastructure constitutes one of the key factors to a country’s economic growth. Investment in new transport infrastructure might cause potential environmental impacts, and if a project has several alternative corridors open for suggestion then each alternative corridor will have a different impact on the environment. READ MORE