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  • ECSMGE CONFERENCE 2015: Managing the Clogging of Groundwater Wells

    ECSMGE CONFERENCE 2015: Managing the Clogging of Groundwater Wells

    This is the poster or summary of a paper being presented at the XVI ECSMGE  - European Conference on Soil Mechanics & Geotechnical Engineering - in Edinburgh from 13th to 17th September 2015. Groundwater wells are common to ...

    Mike Deed;Martin Preene

  • Geodrilling: Maintenance of active slope stability installations

    Geodrilling: Maintenance of active slope stability installations

    Landslide activity and slope failure on parts of the Isle of Wight have been an ongoing problem for hundreds of years and a significant landslide during the particularly bad winter of 1994-5 seriously affected an area up to 400 metres inland from ...

    Mike Deed

  • Water Active: Borehole Management in Civil Engineering Projects

    Water Active: Borehole Management in Civil Engineering Projects

    Groundwater wells are common to many civil engineering schemes and their operational performance can play a crucial role in the successful delivery of a project, whether used for construction dewatering, alternative water supplies for facilities or ...

  • Geodrilling Dec 14: Maintaining Reliable Water Supplies

    Geodrilling Dec 14: Maintaining Reliable Water Supplies

    This article describes Wessex’s problems with iron contamination and the borehole remediation work it has been doing with BoreSaver and Geoquip Water Solutions over the last four years. Water and sewage-treatment company Wessex ...

    Joey Durham

  • Geodrilling: Managing Water Supply in Italy

    Geodrilling: Managing Water Supply in Italy

    In recent years there has been significant reorganisation in the Italian water sector to conform to the rules set out in the European Union Water Directive concerning the control of water pollution and the consistency of water tariffs. There have ...

    Mike Deed;Giorgio Byod

  • WaterActive Jan 2014: Groundwater Asset Management

    WaterActive Jan 2014: Groundwater Asset Management

    Mike Deed, Managing Director of Geoquip Water Solutions, considers the problems of groundwater asset management in the January 2014 issue of WaterActive. Groundwater boreholes are a key component for commercial operations where large volumes of ...

    Mike Deed, Managing Director of Geoquip Water Solutions

  • Rehabilitation techniques - Use of combination chemical for borehole rehabilitation

    Rehabilitation techniques - Use of combination chemical for borehole rehabilitation

    Geoquip Water Solutions, in partnership with Aquabiotics Industrial and Laval Underground Systems, has been developing a borehole maintenance programme for the last ten years and their programme, which incorporates the BoreSaver range of treatments, ...

    Mike Deed

  • Groundwater Asset Management in Mining

    Groundwater Asset Management in Mining

    Mike Deed is the author of an interesting article on Groundwater Asset Management in Mining that appeared in the December issue of Geodrilling International. The article focuses on the importance of implementing a regular maintenance programme to ...

    Mike Deed

  • Battling Iron Bacteria Contamination in Mining

    Battling Iron Bacteria Contamination in Mining

    Published in the May issue of International Mining, this article focuses on the problem of iron bacteria contamination in the water supply for the Tiwest Mine at Cooljarloo, Australia. Mines rely heavily on groundwater sources and the quality ...

    Mike Deed

  • Overcoming Iron Bacteria Problems in South Africa

    Overcoming Iron Bacteria Problems in South Africa

    One of two articles published in the December issue of Borehole Water Journal, the magazine of the South African Borehole Water Association. Craig Jones from Midlands Pumps in South Africa is the BoreSaver partner of Geoquip Water Solutions Ltd. ...

    Craig Jones from Midlands Pumps in South Africa, Mike Deed, Managing Director of Geoquip Water Solutions in the UK

  • A Case Study: Overcoming Iron Bacteria Problems in South Africa

    A Case Study: Overcoming Iron Bacteria Problems in South Africa

    One of two articles published in the December issue of Borehole Water Journal, the magazine of the South African Borehole Water Association. Craig Jones from Midlands Pumps in South Africa is the BoreSaver partner of Geoquip Water Solutions Ltd. ...

    Craig Jones, Midland Pumps, South Africa Mike Deed, Geoquip Water Solutions, UK

  • A New Perspective: a new way to overcome iron bacteria problems has come to America

    A New Perspective: a new way to overcome iron bacteria problems has come to America

    Published in the April edition of the Waterwell Journal, this article looks at the problems caused by iron bacteria and iron oxide in wells and boreholes and how Boresaver, a specialist range of cleaning treatments, can solve those problems. ...

    Garrett Jones

  • Overcoming iron bacteria problems: An Australian perspective

    Overcoming iron bacteria problems: An Australian perspective

    Iron bacteria are becoming an increasing problem in groundwater bores and are estimated to affect about 40% of the world’s water bores with anecdotal evidence indicating that this number is steadily increasing. Iron bacteria derive energy ...

    Mike Deed

  • The Italian Job

    The Italian Job

    Open loop systems abstract groundwater from one or more boreholes. Heat is either extracted or added by the primary refrigerant loop, and the water is returned to a separate well or body of water. The supply and return lines need to be placed far ...

    Mike Deed; Mike Deed

  • Borehole Video Systems – Making A Difference…

    Borehole Video Systems – Making A Difference…

    This article was originally published in the May 2009 issue of Geodriling International. Mike Deed, Managing Director of Geoquip Water Solutions Ltd, considers how the Laval R-Cam 1000 portable downhole video camera could revolutionise the borehole ...

    Mike Deed

  • A Crystal Clear Solution

    A Crystal Clear Solution

    Iron oxide residues in groundwater are becoming an increasing problem, estimated to affect about 40% of the world’s water bores, and anecdotal evidence indicates that this number is steadily increasing. Whether caused by naturally occurring bacteria ...

    Mike Deed