Faleolo Airport Extension

GeoSolve undertook geotechnical sampling, testing and analysis to assist in the preparation of a suitable pavement design for the proposed pavement apron extension at the Faleolo International Airport, Samoa. 

The investigation involved:

  • Coordination of 10 machine boreholes
  • Excavated test pits
  • Lightweight Deflectometer (LWD) testing
  • Suite of laboratory tests including sieve analysis, Atterburg limits, CBR, maximum dry density, constant-head permeability tests

 

Faleolo Airport Extension

Key Staff

Graham Salt

Graham Salt

BSc (Geology), BE(Hons), ME, PhD, CPEng, IntPE, FEngNZ Technical Director
Sam Wong

Sam Wong

BE (Hons), MEngNZ Geotechnical and Pavements Engineer