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    • A geological model for the management of subsurface data in the urban environment of Barcelona and surrounding area 

      Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Marazuela Calvo, Miguel Ángel; Velasco Mansilla, Domitila Violeta; Diviu, Marc; Perez Estaun, A.; Álvarez Marrón, Joaquina (2016-09)
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      The overdevelopment of cities since the industrial revolution has shown the need to incorporate a sound geological knowledge in the management of required subsurface infrastructures and in the assessment of increasingly ...
    • A methodology for analysing the drainage system in excavations between sheet pile walls 

      Jurado Elices, Anna; Bolster, Diogo; Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús (2009-10)
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      The development of an underground station below the water table requires rigorous and careful planning. As such an in depth knowledge of the station construction designs and the related hydraulic behavior are required in ...
    • A persistent scatterer interferometry procedure based on stable areas to filter the atmospheric component 

      Crosetto, Michele; Devanthéry Arasa, Nuria Virginia; Montserrat, Oriol; Barra, Anna; Cuevas Gonzalez, Maria; Mróz, Marek; Botey Bassols, Joan; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Crippa, B. (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018-11)
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      This paper describes a Persistent Scatterer Interferometry (PSI) procedure to monitor the land deformation in an urban area induced by aquifer dewatering and the consequent drawdown of the water table. The procedure, based ...
    • A sequence stratigraphic based geological model for constraining hydrogeological modeling in the urbanized area of the Quaternary Besòs delta (NW Mediterranean coast, Spain) 

      Velasco Mansilla, Domitila Violeta; Cabello, P.; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; López Blanco, M.; Ramos, E.; Tubau Fernandez, Maria Isabel (2012-12-04)
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      The Quaternary Besòs delta is located on the Mediterranean coast in NE Spain. The Besòs Delta Complex includes 3 aquifers constituted by 3 sandy and gravelly bodies, separated by lutitic units. These aquifers supply water ...
    • Barrier effect of underground structures on aquifers 

      Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; López, Ander; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Jurado Elices, Anna (2012)
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      Impervious structures below the water table modify the natural groundwater flow in aquifers. They act as barriers, causing heads to rise upgradient and to fall downgradient. We define the barrier effect as the increase in ...
    • Combining fiber optic DTS, cross-hole ERT and time-lapse induction logging to characterize and monitor a coastal aquifer 

      Folch Sancho, Albert; Val Alonso, Laura del; Luquot, Linda; Martínez Pérez, Laura; Bellmunt, F.; Le Lay, Hugo; Rodellas, Valentí; Ferrer Ramos, Nuria; Palacios Pierluissi, Andrea Viviana; Marazuela Calvo, Miguel Ángel; Diego Feliu, Marc; Pool Ramírez, Maria; Goyetche, Tybaud; Ledo, J.; Pezard, Philipe; Bour, Olivier; Queralt, P.; Marcuello, A.; Garcia Orellana, Jordi; Saaltink, Maarten Willem; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús (Elsevier, 2020-09)
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      The characterization of saline water intrusion (SWI) and its hydrodynamics is a key issue to understand submarine groundwater discharge (SGD) and manage groundwater resources in coastal areas. To test and compare different ...
    • Deep enclosures versus pumping to reduce settlements during shaft excavations 

      Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Vilarrasa Riaño, Víctor; De Simone, Silvia; Jurado Elices, Anna; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Lloret Morancho, Antonio (2014-02-04)
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      Deep excavations in aquifers may be constructed by combining pumping with the cut and cover method. The enclosures are often deepened more than structurally needed, in order to diminish the risk of heave or fluidisation ...
    • Dewatering of a deep excavation undertaken in a layered soil 

      Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Jurado Elices, Anna (2014-08-21)
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      In order to carry out deep excavations under the water table in urban environments, the safety of the work site and of the adjacent buildings is a major cause for concern. One of the most common and effective methods of ...
    • Emerging organic contaminants in groundwater in Spain: A review of sources, recent occurrence and fate in a European context 

      Jurado Elices, Anna; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; López de Alda, Miren; Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Barceló Cullerés, Damià (2012)
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      This paper reviewed the presence of emerging organic contaminants (EOCs) that have been found in the groundwater in Spain in both, rural and urban areas. The list of compounds included pesticides, pharmaceutical active ...
    • Excavación de un pozo profundo para revisión de una tuneladora en el centro de Barcelona 

      Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Lloret Morancho, Antonio; de Santos, C.; Ramos, Gonzalo; Alonso Pérez de Agreda, Eduardo; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús (Sociedad Española de Mecánica del Suelo e Ingeniería Geotécnica, 2012)
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    • Gb-SAR interferometry displacement measurements during dewatering in construction works : case of La Sagrera railway station in Barcelona, Spain 

      Serrano Juan, Alejandro; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Montserrat, Oriol; Crosetto, Michele; Hoffmann Jauge, Christian; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Criollo, Rotman; Pujades, E; Velasco Mansilla, Domitila Violeta; García Gil, Alejandro; García Alcaraz, María del Mar (2016-04-29)
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      Construction processes require monitoring to ensure safety and to control the new and existing structures. Traditional monitoring is based on land surveys and geotechnical instruments and only allows for point-like ...
    • GIS-based software platform for managing hydrogeochemical data 

      Velasco Mansilla, Domitila Violeta; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; García Alcaraz, María del Mar; Serrano Juan, Alejandro; Tubau Fernandez, Isabel; Sánchez Vila, Francisco Javier; Fernández García, Daniel; Garrido, Teresa; Fraile, Josep (Springer, 2016)
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      In over three decades, The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry has established itself as the premier reference source, providing sound and solid knowledge about environmental topics from a chemical perspective. Written by ...
    • Groundwater modelling in the urban area of Barcelona 

      Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Sánchez Vila, Francisco Javier; Abarca Cameo, Elena; Arandes Renú, Ramon (Springer, 2005)
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    • Hydrogeological impact assessment by tunnelling at sites of high sensitivity 

      Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Culi, Laura; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Jurado Elices, Anna (2015-07)
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      A tunnel for the High Speed Train (HST) was constructed in Barcelona with an Earth Pressure Balance (EPB) Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM). The tunnel crosses Barcelona and passes under some famous landmarks such as the Sagrada ...
    • Impactos hidrogeologicos causados por la construccion del AVE en el entorno de la Sagrada Familia (Barcelona) 

      Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Culi, Laura; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Jurado Elices, Anna (Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, 2014)
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      El tunel del AVE que atraviesa Barcelona fue construido con una tuneladora tipo EPB. El trazado del túnel pasa bajo la Sagrada Familia (declarada patrimonio de la humanidad por la UNESCO), y debido a los riesgos que entrañaba ...
    • Els materials de construcció: de l’aula a l’obra. Una experiència d’aprenentatge actiu en entorn virtual 

      Pardo Tràfach, Patricia; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Casanova Hormaechea, Ignasi; Valls del Barrio, Susanna; Etxeberria Larrañaga, Miren; Alegre, Vicente; Llamas Gaspar, David; Piza Godall, M. Sabrina; Valero Valbuena, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Ciències de l'Educació, 2010-02-11)
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      El projecte consisteix en el disseny i desenvolupament d’eines i metodologia adequades per tal de facilitar a l’alumnat la visualització, comprensió i estudi de diferents aspectes relatius als materials de construcció. Així, ...
    • Occurrence of carbamazepine and five metabolites in an urban aquifer 

      Jurado Elices, Anna; López Serna, Rebeca; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Petrovic, Mira; Barceló Cullerés, Damià (2014-11-01)
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      This paper deals with urban groundwater contaminated with carbamazepine (CBZ) and five of its human metabolites in Barcelona. Groundwater samples were accordingly collected in the aquifers of Poble Sec and Besos River ...
    • Plataforma para la gestión de datos hidrogeológicos en entornos urbanos 

      Criollo, Rotman; Velasco Mansilla, Domitila Violeta; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Serrano Juan, Alejandro; García Alcaraz, María del Mar; García Gil, Alejandro (Fundación Centro Internacional de Hidrología Subterránea, 2016)
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      Hace unos años se decidió descontaminar el embalse de Flix, afectado por vertidos de residuos por un empresa química durante todo el siglo pasado. Los residuos formaron 4 lóbulos de sedimentos en el río, con elevadas ...
    • Quantitative comparison of impeller flowmeter and particle-size dsitribution techniques for the characterization of hydraulic conductivity variability 

      Barahona-Palomo, Marco; Riva, Mònica; Sánchez Vila, Francisco Javier; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Guadagnini, Alberto (2010-05-07)
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      Basic univariate statistics and key geostatistical parameters of estimates of hydraulic conductivity obtained at the decimeter scale by two different methods are presented and compared. The two estimates are based on (1) ...
    • The use of GIS-based 3D geological tools to improve hydrogeological models of sedimentary media in an urban environment 

      Velasco Mansilla, Domitila Violeta; Gogu, Constantin Radu; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Garriga, Adan; Ramos, E.; Riera, J.; García Alcaraz, María del Mar (2013-04-01)
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      A software platform was developed to facilitate the development of 3D geological models of sedimentary media for hydrogeological modelling, especially for urban environments. It is composed by a geospatial database and a ...