Category Archives: Rockfall Protection

Specialised Geo is one of Australia”s leading experts in large and small scale rockbolting applications. Rockbolting is a method for stabilising rock in situations that require excavation or tunneling such as mining, road and rail construction or for private residences.


Post by Lynne:: Comments Off on Spec Geo’s Expertise in Rockbolting read more

In November 2013, The Wollongong City Council authorised the Specialised Geo to carry out the road remediation geotechnical works at Mt Keira Road.The purpose of the project is to reduce slope instability risk in the area and subsequently re-open the road to traffic with an acceptable level of risk.

It can be recalled that the area below the Scout Camp access road was kept closed after the Council found out that the area poses a high risk to the travelling public due to rock falls or slope instability.

Specialised Geo Team is currently working on the site to address the slope instability issues of both the upper cliff face and the lower embankments. The works are expected to be completed by the end of March 2014.

The team”s stabilisation works will later allow road upgrade works to take place in the area

Post by Lynne:: Comments Off on Works at Mt. Keira Road, Wollongong read more

Flexible rockfall barriers or catch fences are energy absorbing and deforming as they are hit by falling debris. This characteristic allows these fences to withstand energies up to 5000kj.

Specialised Geo is highly experienced in constructing and installing these fences in a number of challenging environments. See our past works on our Youtube Channel or just click the video below.


Post by Lynne:: Comments Off on Rock Catch Fences Construction and Installation Projects read more

Shotcrete is a pneumatically sprayed concrete that is highly effective in finishing and securing surfaces in road, rail and residential projects.  It is also a groundbreaking development in the construction and mining industries and a cost effective and innovative solution for projects that have difficult access and/or require a refined finish.

Specialised Geo’s expertise in application of shotcrete has been put to use in many small scale and large scale rockfall stabilisation and other projects.

See video to have a glimpse of Specialised Geo team’s past works where its expertise in shotcrete application has been put into use.

Post by Lynne:: Comments Off on Shotcreting Projects read more
07 11/13


Rockbolting is one of the methods being used to stabilise rock in situations that need excavation or tunnelling. This method is normally being used to maximize safety in hazardous environments such as in mining, road and rail construction and maintenance, tunnel construction, in rural environments and even in private residences.

Specialised Geo team has wide range of experience in large and small scale rock bolt installation projects.


Post by Lynne:: Comments Off on Rockbolting read more