Geotextile tube coffer dam provides solution to hydroelectric project construction challenge

June 1st, 2014 / By: / Feature, Geotextiles

By Gerardo Marti Introduction South-central Chile is blessed with mountains, rivers, an abundance of rain, and usually a predictable annual snowmelt runoff. All of these natural environment and climate conditions allow for the inexpensive sustainable hydroelectric generation of electricity. With Chile’s burgeoning economy and its mining sector growth, the demand for electricity is increasing to […]


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