Hydroelectric

Alaska Earth Sciences provides geologic services essential to the development of hydroelectric resources in Alaska.  This includes mapping and geologic characterization of hydro sites, seismic studies for dam foundations, drilling of dam abutments for engineering and design, surficial studies for material site identification and road alignments, and natural hazards assessments. 

Alaska Earth Sciences has supported the development of hydroelectric projects including the Tyee Lake lake-tap, tunnel design in Southeast Alaska, and the Terror Lake dam and tunnel project on Kodiak Island.

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“One of the several benefits of having geological contractors as our drilling contractor on this job is for the first time in my career, I feel like I am on the same page with our drillers.” Sam Dashevsky, Northern Associates