Recently Hovercraft Africa we contracted to provide assess for engineers to do inspections of the Well points on a Soda ash mine in Africa.
Due to higher than normal rain fall access was impossible by any other type of vehicle.
The ground conditions encountered were dry hard pack, dry grassland, wet grassland, sticky mud, deep mud, quick sand/mud, shallow water, deep water.
The hovercraft being the only vehicle to be able to seamlessly traverse all of the above listed ground conditions and effortlessly transition between them, made the hovercraft the access vehicle of choice.
Our mission was….
Here are some pictures of the Wellfield Inspection.View gallery