Project to Support Massive Artwork Boulder Will Have 'One Chance to Get It Right'

Design Considerations for the North Railroad Alluvial Fan Levee System in Boulder City, Nevada
This paper presents a drainage study for a flood control levee system in Boulder City, Nevada. This levee system is located below an alluvial fan watershed and was proposed to protect...

Identifying and Baselining Boulders for Underground Construction

Successful Implementation of Grouted Boulder Grade Control Structures on Drainageways in the Denver Metropolitan Area

Folsom East 2 Construction Proving Project: Field Evaluation of Alternative Tunneling Methods in Cobbles and Boulders

Minipiles Support High Rise Hospital Through Boulders in Residual Soils

Performance of In-Stream Boulder Clusters in a Cobble-Bed River

Kinetic Analysis on the Deceleration and Deposition Processes of Viscous Debris Flows

1996 Tumalt Creek Debris Flows and Debris Avalanches in the Columbia River Gorge East of Portland, Oregon

United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) Perspectives on the Management Improvement Program As a Vehicle for Integrated Resource Planning
The USBR's Lower Colorado Regional Office (LCR) in Boulder City, Nevada, co-sponsored the first application of the Management Improvement Program (MIP) in an irrigation district...

Successful Implementation of Grouted Boulder Grade Control Structures on Drainageways in the Denver Metropolitan Area
This paper describes the development of design guidelines for the Grouted Sloping Boulder drop structure as an alternative for the sloping riprap drop structure. A number of partial failures...

Engineering Mechanics
This proceedings, Engineering Mechanics: Proceedings of the 10th Conference, contains papers presented at the Conference held in Boulder, Colorado,...

Analysis of Cable Nets for Boulder Impact

Building A Barrier Wall Through Boulders
Engineers and contractors conceived a novel approach to a barrier wall at a difficult site near the Niagara River in New York State. The site had been contaminated by a chemical company...

Rebuilding an Illusion
A dam that controls the level of Fall Lake, a major entry to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness of northern Minnesota had to be rebuilt, but federal agents barred constructors from...

Integrating Water Conservation Into Water Supply Planning
Consideration of water demand reduction strategies is increasingly important in water resources planning. Although more research is needed to improve the reliability of water savings data,...

Sediment and Aquatic Habitat Associations in River Systems
This paper results from the Task Committee's effort to summarize knowledge linking sediment transport and aquatic ecology. This paper presents one element of this work: the...

Pebbles and Boulders Shore up Quay Walls

Imbrication of Tabular Boulders
Analysis of moments on tabular boulders projecting into a uniform stream indicates that a tabular boulder dipping downstream is unstable and can be overturned by velocities expected during...

Local Scour at Fish Rocks
There is a growing interest in the enhancement of rearing habitat for juvenile anadromous fish in the Pacific Northwest. This has focused attention on the need for a better understanding...

 

 

 

 

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