Groundwater remediation

Plaza Huincul, Neuquén, Argentina
Period of execution
2011 - 2015
Project description
Remediation of a hydrocarbon contamination next to a refinery/fuel depot caused by a damaged pipeline.
Services provided by BfU
Determination of geohydraulic parameters; Groundwater modelling; Creating remediation scenarios by running simulations; Remediation planning; Implementation of remediation through a combined phase and groundwater remediation plant.
60.000 litres of condensate were retrieved.

Location of the refinery

Map of the groundwater modelling