GPR Application for Risks Detection in Subsurface Engineering Construction Projects

Gamil Alsharahi 1 , Ahmed Faize 2 , Carmen Maftei 3  and Abdellah Driouach 4
  • 1 Abdelmalek Essaâdi University, Tetouan, Morocco
  • 2 Mohammed 1st University, Nador, Morocco
  • 3 Ovidius University of Constanta, Constanţa, Romania
  • 4 Abdelmalek Essaâdi University, Tetouan, Morocco


The aim of this work is to study and explore the causes of the landslide in different locations using Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) technology. GPR uses the electromagnetic method related the high-frequency pulse that used widely in various field. The experimental study focused on the investigation of the landslide in the road by GPR method with antenna 200 MHz. The landslides become serious problems and required various technique and methods to investigate it in several places. GPR measurements present a useful technique for studies and investigation of the problem. The GPR can be categorized in the first place as an experimental method surveys landslide depths were recognized at 1-10 m below the natural terrain level. The results obtained revealed the causes of landslides on the road.

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