Energy

Itasca concentrates on the interface between power generation and the subsurface environment that can help develop sustainable power for future generations. Itasca engineers work on a wide variety of geotechnical challenges associated with the production of energy and management of resulting waste materials, including:

  • Conventional oil and gas
  • Unconventional oil and gas, including hydraulic fracturing
  • Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS)
  • Underground waste isolation
  • Power Infrastructure
Courtesy of Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Co, Illustrator LAJ

Latest News
  • 3DEC 7 is officially released! Enhanced user interface with new automated block and zone generation tools, and new structural elements....
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  • Open Pit Dewatering: Dewater, Derisk, Deliver Learn more about developing an effective strategy for open pit dewatering and avoiding common pitfalls...
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  • Tutorial Series: Analyzing a Homogeneous Embankment Dam using FLAC 8.1 This is a three part tutorial series to calculate the total and effective stresses and...
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Upcoming Events
12 Oct
CANCELED -- Focused Seismic and Liquefaction Training 2020
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18 Oct
Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting & Expo
Advancing the global geothermal industry through transfer of robust research, knowledge and guidance.... Read More
2 Feb
ANALYSES OF EMBANKMENT DAMS AND SLOPES USING FLAC
This hands-on, virtual training course is 16 hours total, spread over four days in a 1.5-week period, and covers the analysis of embank... Read More