Screw Piles and Helical Anchors: 180 Years of Use in Geotechnical Engineering
Since 1836, screw piles and screw cylinders have been used successfully throughout the world to support a variety of large-scale, civil engineering structures. Their development and use...

Structural Members and Connections Used in Foundations
This chapter specifies design procedures for steel members and connections embedded in concrete foundations or the earth. Additional design requirements for structural members and connections...

Evaluation of Vertica Retaining Wall Systems
Prepared by the Highway Innovative Technology Evaluation Center (HITEC). This report describes a HITEC evaluation designed to determine the basic capabilities...

Geotechnical Aspects of OCAES Vessel and Anchoring System

The Influence of Chain Friction on Anchor Pile Design

Toward a Unified Approach to Anchorage in Reinforced Concrete Design
The introduction of rationalized design procedures for cast-in and post-installed anchors inEurope and the U.S. was intended to provide a uniform factor of safety for anchorages inconcrete,...

Making the Grade
Adding two lanes to a stretch of highway in western Colorado required excavation on slopes and involved micropiles, mechanically stabilized earth walls, ground anchors, and soil nails....

Evaluation of Anchor Wall Systems' Landmark Reinforced Soil Wall System
With T.C. Mirafi's Miragrid & Miratex Geogrid Reinforcement —Final Report
This report describes a HITEC evaluation designed to determine the basic capability and limitations of the Landmark/Mirafi System for use as a technically viable precast MSE retaining...

Inside Job
River Mill Dam is a large Ambursen (buttress type) dam constructed in 1911 on the Clackamas River in Oregon. The preliminary and final design phase of the seismic upgrade project coincided...

The Penstock Puzzle
After 40 years of chronic slope movements and several engineering studies, the Sacramento Municipal Utility District in California signed a design-build contract to stabilize the 1,500...

Weighing Anchors
Modern anchorage systems offer design engineers and contractors unprecedented choice in load transfer mechanisms. Some anchors are highly specialized, while others are appropriate for...

Out-of-Plane Seismic Behavior of Brick Masonry Walls of Typical Turn-of-Century North American Residential Buildings

Constitutive Modelling of Concrete in Numerical Simulation of Anchoring Technology

Guidelines to Conduct a Wind Damage Investigation of Manufactured Housing

Suspension Wall Shoring System

Helical Piling Foundations in Juneau, Alaska

Tension Element Testing in South Bay and Downtown Boston for Central Artery/Tunnel (CA/T) Project

South Boston Tension Element Testing Program for Central Artery (I-93)/Tunnel (I-90) Project

Rehabilitation and Strengthening of U.G.G. Jetty #3

Mitigation of Liquefaction Hazards to Anchored Sheet Pile Bulkheads

 

 

 

 

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