Sound Solution
A timber dock built in Kodiak, Alaska, in 1965 and used for ferry service, bulk fuel deliveries, and general cargo operations was recently reconstructed to meet current displacement-based seismic design...

Bridge Inspections Come of Age
Arising from the tragic collapse of a West Virginia bridge 50 years ago this month, the National Bridge Inspection Program has helped keep bridges in the United States safe for motorists for decades. The...

Training Grounds
A state-of-the-art training facility at a Texas community college is ready to train fire and rescue personnel to cope with disasters ranging from fuel fires and floods to collapsing structures...

Fuel-Resistant Sealers for Military Asphalt Pavements

South Pole Fuel Storage: General Arrangement Issues

Fuel Storage System Replacement: U.S. South Pole Station

Tanker Rollover and Potential Consequences from Burning Fuels on Arctic Tundra

The Ultimate Challenge
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has spent $2 billion and more than a decade studying the feasibility of constructing a nuclear waste repository inside Yucca Mountain in Nevada. The...

Biodiesel Fuels for Marine Applications

Modeling the Impact of Land-Use/Transportation Systems on the Regional Environment

Contributions of Earthquake Reconnaissance to Improved Understanding of Lifeline Behavior

The Art of the Deal
There are two fundamental reasons why an engineering firm considers selling itself or purchasing another firm: to generate the money or to deal with issues of management or ownership transition....

Modeling the Fate and Transport of Emulsion Fuels Spilled in Marine Environments

Combined Use of Soil Vapor Extraction and Air Sparging in the Remediation of a Petroleum Hydrocarbon Impacted Site

Enhanced Soil Vapor Extraction with Radio Frequency Heating

Liquid Fuel Systems
This section provides an overview of liquid fuel systems, including major system components. Also discussed are dependencies of liquid fuel systems on other lifelines and vice versa....

Containing Spills and Fire
A $95 million project to consolidate five jet fuel supply facilities that serve Los Angeles International Airport is nearing completion. The project shows how codes for wastewater-treatment...

Recover Inorganic Solids from Obsolete Propellants
A feasible process was developed to recover inorganic solids (energetics and metallic fuel) from obsolete polyurethane-based propellants in order to solve their associated long-term disposal...

Microbial Studies in the Canadian Nuclear Fuel Waste Management Program

Intended Validation in the Swedish Program for Spent Nuclear Fuel





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