Sum of the Parts
As with all of the bay bridges that serve as life lines to the San Francisco peninsula, the 32-year-old San Mateo Bridge needs strengthening to withstand a maximum credible earthquake...

Digging for Answers (Available in Geoenvironmental Engineering Special Issue only)
Research at the six facilities that make up the National Geotechnical Experimentation Sites (NGES) has included tests on minipiles, groups of driven piles, shafts drilled in rock, and...

Simulation of Tunnel Island and Bridge Piling Effects in a Tidal Estuary

The Beach: A Pile of Sand
Beaches are common features along most of the earth's coastlines. The presence of a beach requires at that site the processes of sediment accretion have dominated over the processes of...

Local Scour Near Multiple Pile Piers in Steady Currents

Local Scour Near Single Piles in Steady Currents

Effects of Exposed Pile Foundations on Local Pier Scour

Scour around Exposed Pile Foundations

Top Width of Pier Scour Holes

Determining Local Pier Scour Depths

Scour around Exposed Pile Foundations

Scour at Complex Pier Geometries

Local Scour Near Single Piles in Steady Currents

The Effect of Flow Skew Angle on Sediment Scour Near Pile Groups

Dispersive Wave Methods for Unknown Pile Lengths

Local Scour Under Tidal Flow Conditions

Sacrificial Piles and Iowa Vanes as Pier Scour Countermeasures

Walled In (Available in Geoenvironmental Special Issue only)
Of the many challenging aspects of the $10.8 billion, 7.5 mi long Central Artery Project in Boston, the construction of soldier pile, tremie concrete (SPTC) walls under the existing elevated...

Innovation of Precast Pretensioned High-Strength Spun Concrete Pile—Lessons from 1995 Hyogo-Ken Nanbu Earthquake

Lateral Loading Response of Piles in Calcareous Sediments

 

 

 

 

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