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Geophysical equipment

  • Resistivity and IP meters:
    • Syscal Pro with 72 electrodes (Iris Instruments - France, 2008) with connection cables 3, 5 and 10 m [link]
    • N░ 2 Lippmann Punkt Light with 100 active electrodes (LGM - Germany, 2011) [link]
  • Ground Probing Radar:
    • SIR4000 (GSSI - USA, 2015) with 270 MHz, 400 MHz and 2 GHz antennas [link]
    • RIS MF Hi-Mod with dual frequency antenna - 900 MHz and 400 MHz; 2 Ghz antenna and a 300 MHz borehole antenna (IDS Corporation - Italy, 2012) [link]
  • Seismic equipment:
    • N░ 2 DaQLink III seismic units (Seismic Source - USA, 2010) at 48 channels, with hundreds of 4.5, 40 and 100 Hz geophones and connection cables with takeouts at 2 m , 3 m, 5 m and 10 m [link]
    • Seismometer 2Hz for vibrational monitoring (SL06 - 3 channels 24 bit Linux based recorder ľ SARA instruments) [link]
    • Triaxial borehole sensor with 5 sensors (P and S seismic waves)
  • FDEM equipment:
    • Profiler Electromagnetometer, multi-frequency EM (GSSI - USA, 2007) [link]
    • Cable locator RD4000 (Radiodetection - UK, 2007) [link]
    • Magnetometer for UXO - Ferex 4032 API (Foerster - Germany, 2010) [link]
  • Magnetotellurics:
    • Acquisition unit MTU-5 (Phoenix Geophysics - Canada, 2011) [link]
    • Inductions coils AMTC-30 (Phoenix Geophysics - Canada, 2011)

Topographyc equipment

  • 1 Topographic level
  • 1 Digital teodolite ZTS600 LR (GeoMax - Italy, 2010)[link]
  • 1 GPS ZENO Leica L1 + L2 (Leica - 2015)
  • 3 Garmin GPS: GPSMAP 60 Cx, GPSMAP 60 CSx, GPSMAP 62s

Software

  • Res2DINV, Electre, Prosys, Geotest (electrical tomography)
  • SSMT2000 and IP2WIN (AMT software)
  • Rayfract, GeoTomCG, Surfseis (seismic software)
  • ReflexW (GPR and seismic reflection software)
  • GRED 3D CAD (GPR software)
  • MapSource (GPS software)
  • MagMap 2000 (electromagnetic data software)
  • Geomax suite (topographic survey data software)
  • Surfer 10 (contouring software)

Office hardware

The offices are equipped with a network (LAN) and a static IP, one server with remote connection (Windows Server 2008), 7 desktop PC running Windows XP Professional and Windows 7 Professional, a printer / copier color laser network format A3/A4 , a fax color laser.

Other field equipment

  • 1 Power generator Honda (5 kW)
  • 1 Probe for measuring the water level and the thickness of oil on the water table (30 m); 1 water level meter (100 m)

Vehicles

  • 2 Fiat Dobl˛ Cargo N1 (2011-2013)
  • 1 Mazda Pickup equipped with seismic energizer (2009)

Techgea devotes a significant proportion of turnover in technological innovation. For this reason, in 2015 it has obtained funding from the Val d'Aosta Region for new technical equipment.