Permafrost

DMT Geosciences has extensive experience working in Northern environments

Applications

  • Permafrost mapping
  • Muskeg depth
  • Variations in ice content
  • Permafrost thickness
  • Active layer thickness
  • Monitoring permafrost degradation
  • Depth to bedrock
  • Granular depostis
  • Delineation of taliks

Permafrost mapping for dyke expansion project

Location:

Northwest Territories, Canada

Objectives:

Identifying variations in ice content, soil type, permafrost extent, depth to bedrock, and taliks.


Risk Management: Mapping permafrost and sinkholes along the Dempster and Campbell highways

Location:

Yukon, Canada

Objectives:

Identify sinkholes, ice-rich permafrost and underlying factors contributing to permafrost degradation and sinkhole development.