The Colorado River Aqueduct
One of the greatest achievements in engineering the West, the 242 mi long Colorado River Aqueduct brought water to Southern California and paved the way for the region’s tremendous growth....

Ditch the Ditch
The Michigan Ditch tunnel project is noteworthy because of its unique mix of challenging engineering problems, risk mitigation measures, novel evaluation and design, and innovative delivery method. The...

Colorado Reservoir Project Will Feature Two Dams with Asphalt Cores

Denver Water to Test Use of Turbines in Canals

The History of Tunneling in the United States, Edited by Michael F. Roach, et alia. Englewood, Colorado: Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, 2017

Improved Channel Reduces Flash Flooding Risk for Colorado Town

2012 OPAL Awards Videos
Introductions for ASCE's 2012 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement award finalists along with the acceptance speech of the winner, the Hoover Dam Bypass. Also shown are...

Stabilizing Colorado's Rock Slopes by Gluing, Scanning, and Bolting

River Notes: A Natural and Human History of the Colorado By Wade Davis. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2013

NewsBriefs: Colorado DOT Puts Bridge Up for Adoption (Colorado Department of Transportation)

NewsBriefs: European Scientists Work to Extract CO2 from Air, Create Fuel

Short Takes: Colorado Section Celebrates Centennial

NewsBriefs: New Findings on Concrete Absorption of CO2

CoreBits: Industry News — 13th Annual Short Course Finite Elements in Geotechnical Engineering July 21-23, 2008, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO; 2008 SP Research Award; 2008 ASCE Central PA Section Award Winner; EPA 2008 Brownfields Grants Announced; Lewis Elected to Eisenhower Board; Bacon and Owens Win Awards; NASSPA Publishes Installation Guide; Nowicki Promoted to EDD

Watershed Modeling for Surface-Groundwater Interaction
Groundwater use has increased rapidly due to irrigation development in the Great Plains. This is especially true in the Republican Basin that intersects the three states of Nebraska, Kansas...

Drinking Water: Colorado City to Cleanse New Supplies Using Aquifer Recharge

Corebits: Geo-Institute News — The 7th International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics (FMGM); GeoCongress 2008 – The Challenge of Sustainability in the Geoenvironment Annual Congress of Geo-Institute of ASCE; Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics (GEESD IV); New Geo-Institute Seminar! Soil Constitutive Modeling for Engineers – Fundamentals, Evaluation and Calibration; New G-I President Inducted in Hershey, PA; New! Geo-Volution – The Evolution of Colorado's Geological and Geotechnical Engineering Practice (Geotechnical Practice Pubication No. 4); G-I Members Win Top 2007 Awards; G-I Establishes New Award; Looking for a Cartoonist; Special 10th Anniversary Wish From the Geo-Institute; Considering a New Job?

Short Takes: Colorado Section Renovates Children's Center

Water Resources: California Reservoir Would Capture 'Nonstorable' Flows from Colorado River

Corebits: Geo-Institute News — Geo-Denver 2007 February 18-21, 2007 Adam's Mark Hotel Denver, Co.; the 7th International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics (FMGM) September 24-27, 2007 Boston Park Plaza & Towers Boston, MA; G-I Governor Appointed to Second Term on G-I Board; Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics (GEESD IV) May 18-22, 2008 Sacramento, CA; ASCE Election Results; Geomechanics II: Testing, Modeling, and Simulation; New Technical Region Director's Report; Grad Students: Start Your Own G-I Student organization; Job Hunting?

 

 

 

 

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