Guidelines for Construction Vibrations: How Much Rattle is Too Much?
The study of construction/blast-related ground vibrations on structures, people, and objects is a surprisingly diverse field. Vibration sources vary from blasting, all types of construction equipment,...

Automated Vibration Monitoring for Construction Applications: A Retrospective and Current Practice or… Everything Is so Much Easier Now!
My career in vibration monitoring (VM) began in the late 1980s. At that time, the state of the practice was primarily focused on blasting operations, which was driven by a boom in highway construction...

A History of Deep Vibratory Methods for Ground Improvement
A Cost-Effective Foundation Solution for 80+ Years
Deep vibratory ground improvement methods, collectively referred to as vibro systems, have been utilized by the construction community in one form or another for the past 80 years. Development of the equipment,...

A Solution for Wind-Induced Vortex-Shedding Vibration of the Harmony and Heritage Platforms During Transpacific Tow
This paper describes the results of an advanced procedure for analyzing wind-induced vortex-shedding vibration (VSV) which was used for the transpacific tows of the Harmony and Heritage...

A Rectilinear Force Generator For Full Scale Vibration Testing

Measurements of On-Site Dynamic Parameters for Seismic Evaluations

Crossing the Hollandsch Diep
The design/build team charged with creating an aesthetically pleasing bridge in the Netherlands for high-speed rail faced tough requirements, among them tight construction tolerances and...

Measure the Crack Instead of Construction Vibrations

Good Vibrations
As advances in material technology and structural efficiency find reflection in structures that are lighter, more slender, and more daring architecturally, design teams must focus more...

Surface and Deep Vibratory Compaction of Sand

Monitoring Construction Vibrations (Available in Geoenvironmental Special Issue only)
A review of procedures, criteria and equipment used to protect buildings and other structures from construction generated vibrations, the article begins by describing the importance of...

Some Effects of Construction on the Performance of Deep Foundations

Floor Vibrations: Ultra-Long Span Joist Floors

Forced and Ambient Vibration Tests of Hakucho Suspension Bridge

Damage Assessment of Jacketed Columns

Introduction to the ASCE Guide for the Dynamic Response of Lattice Towers

Vibration Control in Lattice Communication Towers

Using Locally Available Materials and Methods

Asphalt Quality Control through Compactor Vibratory Responses

Forced Motions of a Pneumatic Floating Platform

 

 

 

 

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