What's Hiding Between the Boreholes?
Often, geotechnical explorations consist of a few, strategically placed boreholes and considerable interpolation and extrapolation by the geotechnical engineer. The information between boreholes in most...

Borehole Geophysics: Tools to Characterize Rock Properties
Effective design and construction in rock requires characterization of the engineering properties of the rock mass, as well as any associated geological features such as joints, faults, and bedding planes....

Determining the True Distributions of Load in Instrumented Piles

Discussion of The Standard Penetration Test
(Originally published in Proc. of the Fourth Panamerican Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, ASCE, San Juan, Puerto Rico,1971....

Tunnel with Vision
Two tunnel boring machines that are being used to bore a pair of 6.6 km long tunnels under the Westerschelde estuary in the southern Netherlands must dig through loose sand and sticky...

Stability Analyses of Underground Openings Using a Multiaxial Failure Criterion

Adding Realism to the Planning Rock Tunnel Boring Machine Projects

Relationship of Geologic Framework to Origin of Barrier Island Coast, South Carolina

Evaluation of Landslide Hazards with Ground-Penetrating Radar, Lake Michigan Coast

Tension Tests on Bored Piles in Residual Soil

Recent Studies in Geotechnical Image Analysis

How Creative Engineers Think
Engineering giants think in a non-traditional way, combining scientific thinking with creative thinking, which results in technological thought. The author gives examples of how Gustave...

Hong Kong MTR Corporation Airport Railway

Spatial Data Quality Evaluation in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering

Localized Alteration of the Paintbrush Nonwelded Hydrologic Unit within the Exploratory Studies Facility

Simulation and Observation of ESF Tunnel Effects on Barometric Conditions

Nine-Component Vertical Seismic Profiling at Yucca Mountain, Nevada

Analysis of Air Permeability Tests at Yucca Mountain, Nevada

Westbay/MOSDAX Instrumentation of UE-25 ONC #1 and USW NRG-4 at Yucca Mountain, Nevada

Borehole UE-25 ONC #1 Drilling at Yucca Mountain, Nevada

 

 

 

 

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