Largest Mass Timber Building in U.S. Takes Shape in Minneapolis

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...

Fire in the Hole: Emergency Repairs to the Robinson Creek Tunnel
On the eve of April 26, 2014, an arsonist set fire to the CSX Transportation (CSXT) Robinson Creek tunnel. The tunnel is located about 120 mi. southeast of Lexington, near Pikeville, KY. The 742-ft-long...

Trestle Triumph
As part of improvements to a marine oil terminal in California, the design team had to ensure that a nearly century-old timber trestle met contemporary requirements related to operations, seismic activity,...

A World to Live In: An Ecologist’s Vision for a Plundered Planet, By George M. Woodwell. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2016

Lessons Learned from GeoLegends: Richard D. Woods, PhD, PE, D.GE, NAE, Dist.M.ASCE

Look Who's A D.GE: Chris Woods, PE, D.GE, M.ASCE

Geo-Congress 2012 - Tuesday, March 27 Highlights (Full HD)
Highlights from Day 3 of the 2012 Geo-Congress, including interviews with Professor Woods, students, practitioners, and exhibitors....

Mushrooming Timber Structure Stands Out amid Spanish City's Traditional Architecture

Calendar: Bridges 2012
Featured bridges are: Mike O'Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge, NV; Bridge of Aspiration, London; Woodrow Wilson Bridge, VA-MD; Purple People Bridge, Cincinnati, OH; Golden Gate Bridge,...

NewsBriefs: Firm Suggests Putting NYC's Stalled Construction Sites on 'Ice' (NBC New York & Woods Bagot)

Norwegian Team Designs World's Tallest Timber Building

Erratum for Rebuilding the Route Interchange: Ground Improvement on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Project

Commentary: Woody Vegetation and Levee Stability

NewsBriefs: Museum Unearths Wooden Railroad Trestle

Book Review: Climate Change: What's Your Business Strategy? by Andrew J. Hoffman and John G. Woody. Boston: Harvard Business Press, 2008.

Rebuilding the Route Interchange: Ground Improvement on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Project
Error should be: Rebuilding the Route 1 Interchange: Ground Improvement on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Project...

Current Programs in American Post-Secondary Wood Design Education
Wood engineering has been a requirement in civil/structural engineering education curricula forcenturies. In 1990, a comprehensive survey was conducted of wood engineering educationprograms...

Post and Pad
As the name implies, this type of foundation consists of a concrete or wood pad placed on or buried in the ground. It is the lowest priced option for buildings on frozen silt, which may...

Structural Condition Assessment
In Structural Condition Assessment, editor-in-chief Robert Ratay gathers together the leading people in the field to produce the first unified resource on all aspects of structural condition...

 

 

 

 

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