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Consequently, the stiffness of soil in an excavation problem would be higher than the value normally used.
Excavations on the island were conducted in 1955-59, but the Pictish silverware that was found so eclipsed all other interest that the full findings were not published.
Ali Al-Ghabban, deputy chairman of SCTA for antiquities and museums, said the organization began excavations in Al-Maqar after receiving information about the area from a Saudi last year, adding Saudi and international experts took part in the excavation.
Head of Studies and Excavation Departments Anas Hajj Zeidan said that excavation works carried out by the expedition of the department found a 67cm high and 52 cm wide door that belongs to the tomb with two steps to go down the tomb.
Associate Professor Isa Kizgut from the Akdeniz University who heads the excavations, told the A.
Richly coloured figures were unearthed from the mausoleum of Qin Shihuang, the first emperor of a united China, in the previous two excavations, but once they were exposed to the air they began to lose their lustre and turned an oxidized grey.
The work team in charge of restoration works and comparative research will include 90 individuals, according to Serhal, who expressed her hope that the excavations would result in the discovery of new layers and important findings.
Jerusalem / PNN -- Israeli excavations under the Al Aqsa Mosque and its larger compound Al Haram As Sharif have sparked two years of protest.
This is an ideal opportunity to resume archaeological excavations at the site," excavation team director Ali-Reza Sardari told the Cultural Heritage News Agency, adding, "We could not reach the lower strata during the first season of excavations because they had already been submerged.
Per the access and egress standard, structural ramps that are used solely by employees as a means of entering or leaving excavations shall be designed by a competent person.
Compared to potholing with a backhoe or compact excavator, vacuum excavation clearly is faster, safer and the small excavations can be filled in and surface repairs completed more quickly and less expensively.
Sweeney Excavation is leading the way in technological advances, the first company in their industry in Connecticut to employ GPS technology for their excavations.
After our lunch, further excavations near the tooth reveal a 20-cm-long fragment of another of Ralph's ribs.
Monahan's excavations give voice to all that is unspeakable in Buren's formulation, bringing an unnerving audibility to the profound ambivalence of object making in what might be called the post-poststudio era.
A proposed new visitor centre for the Roman site of Volubilis in Morocco will be a living museum for artefacts unearthed as archaeological excavations continue.