Sinkhole Investigation and Grouting: Novel Recommendations for a Pipeline Right-of-Way
In 2009, numerous sinkholes developed within and adjacent to a 400-ft-long section of high-pressure, petroleum pipeline right-of-way that crosses under a local creek in Plymouth Meeting,...

Numerical Modeling Applications in Offshore Petroleum Developments

Past and Future of Construction Equipment—Part IV
The development of construction equipment has followed the major changes in global transportation. In 1420, Giovanni Fontana was dreaming of and diagramming dredging machines. Development...

Thermal Cyclone Washing for Remediation of Petroleum Contaminated Soils
Thermal Cyclone Washing (TCW) is a soil remediation technology developed and tested at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. TCW is a combination of thermal, chemical, and physical...

Non-Destructive Excavating Around Pipelines and Challenging Conditions
Hydrovac technology provides engineers and contractors with a unique solution for non-destructive excavating around sensitive buried lines. As a non-mechanical excavating method, it is...

Design of a Two-Story Blast Resistant Control Room

Structural Challenges in Deepwater Oil Production

The Role of the Construction Engineer in the Design of Temporary Structures for Construction in the Power Generation, Process, and Petrochemical Industries

Design and Construction of a Jet-Grouted Barrier Wall

Evaluation of Biodegradability of a Petroleum Refinery Wastewater by Respirometry

Risk Based Corrective Action: An Application to Closure of a Fuel Oil Bunker Site

Flushing of Ethylbenzene-Contaminated Clayey Soil Using Tergitol

A Risk-Based Approach to Subsurface NORM Disposal
(No paper) Naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORM) has become an environmental concern for the petroleum industry. NORM scales results when naturally occurring radium co-precipitates...

Performance of Petroleum Storage Tanks During Earthquakes 1933–1995

New Trans-Alaska Pipeline Earthquake Monitoring System

Contaminant Analysis in Tundra by Pyrolysis-GC/FID

Airborne Images in the Cryolithozone Monitoring

Biodiesel Fuels for Marine Applications

Recycling Oil Industry Seismic Data for Geologic Hazards Analysis

Oil Spill Prevention on the California Coast Facts, Failures and the Future





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