Fountain Slide has a long history of stability problems. The slope is bounded downhill by the Fraser River and uphill by a highway and a railway. This project stage focused on stabilization of a section of the railway that has suffered extensive damage to its retaining system.
The Fifth International Itasca Symposium will be held at the University of Vienna (Austria). The Symposium will features the application of Itasca software for solving engineering and scientific challenges in geomechanics, hydrogeology, microseismicity, and more.
Mr. Wu is a civil engineer with experience in research and engineering applications in the field of hydropower and tunnel engineering. He has gained field experience in both Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) and drill-and-blast tunneling for deep water-conveyance tunnels.