Rock Engineering for Foundations & Slopes

American Society of Civil Engineers

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-082-7 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-082-4 (ISBN-10), 1977, Soft Cover, Pg. 445, 252
13.6 x 21.2 cm, 2 vol.
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Conference information: A Specialty Conference | Boulder, Colorado, United States | August 15-18 1976

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


Proceedings of a specialty conference on Rock Engineering for Foundations and Slopes, held in University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, August 15-18, 1976. Sponsored by the Geotechnical Engineering Division of ASCE and the Colorado Section of ASCE. Rock Engineering for Foundations and Slopes contains many papers covering a broad range of relevant issues in rock engineering. Topics include determining bedrock elevation by acoustic sounding technique, predicting deformations in formations, swelling rock, dewatering rock for construction, and mechanics of the frank slide. These proceedings will be of interest to both practitioners and researchers in the field of rock engineering.

Subject Headings: Rocks | Foundations | Slopes | Geotechnical engineering | Professional societies | Rock mechanics | Colleges and universities | Boulders | Colorado | United States


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