Geotechnical Design Over Karst. It's All About the Water
Karst is a type of topography which is formed over soluble rocks, such as limestone, dolomite, or gypsum. An irregular bedrock surface is typical of most karst areas, along with sinkholes,...

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,...

A Probabilistic Approach to Karstic Foundation Variability
Karst is a landscape formed in soluble rocks caused by movement of water that has become slightly acidic. Limestone, dolomite, and gypsum are vulnerable to these influences and may be...

Karst-Related Sinkholes: Dynamic Compaction as an Effective Remediation Option
The paramount issue to address before constructing at sites underlain by karst topography is identification and remediation of sinkholes which exist close to the surface, and specifically...

Sudoku and Geotechnical Solutions: Lessons from a Parallel Universe of Limited Data
Geotechnical engineering relies on data to reduce risk. We infer, interpolate, and extrapolate based on often limited data with time and cost constraints also at work. Similarly, solving...

The Dirt on Your Future Employees: Undergraduate Education in the U.S.

The Changing Nature of Geo-Education, TC306 and SFGE 2012

Geo-Education: The Practitioner's Perspective

Shaking Up the Classroom

Delivering Geotechnical Engineering to Elementary School Children

UC Davis Geotechnical Graduate Student Society: Enhancing Education

Geologic Hazard Abatement Districts: A Response to Landslide Control

Deconstructing Single-Specialty Silos

A Historical Review of the Geotechnical Offshore Site Investigation Practice

Offshore Jack-Up Drilling Rigs: An Engineering Challenge

Rider-Soil Interaction and Fatigue: Recent Advances in the State of the Art

Numerical Modeling Applications in Offshore Petroleum Developments

Geotechnical Aspects of OCAES Vessel and Anchoring System

Exercise, Motivation, and Employee Performance

Design of Deep Pier Foundations for Expansive Soils

 

 

 

 

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