Report Identifies Global Infrastructure Challenges and Solutions

Waterfront Manhattan: From Henry Hudson to the High Line, By Kurt C. Schlichting. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018

The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World, By Simon Winchester. New York City: Harper, 2018

Breakpoint: Reckoning with America’s Environmental Crises, By Jeremy B.C. Jackson and Steve Chapple. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2018

The Complete Zaha Hadid, By Aaron Betsky. New York City: Thames & Hudson Inc., 2017

Fast Forward: Reconstructing from Rubble
An architect has imagined a 3-D-printed solution to reuse rubble from war-torn Mosul, Iraq, to create crossings and urban farms across the Tigris River....

Ours is a Risky Business

From the Editorial Board

GeoCartoon

Board of Governors Update

Technical Activities Update

As I See It: Solving America's Aging Infrastructure Problem with Better Data

As I See It: Geotechnical Engineering — What We Didn't Learn in School

PLI, Part 2

Lessons Learned from GeoLegends: Evert Hoek, D.Sc, F.RAE, F.CAE, NAE

Sustainability and Resilience in Transportation Infrastructure Geotechnics: Integrating Advanced Technologies for Better Asset Management
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015, enumerates 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) to be achieved by the member countries...

Proactive Management of Landslide- and Rockfall-Prone Slopes: A New Program for Federal Land Management Agencies
Most people realize that the nation's transportation infrastructure is aging faster than federal, state, and local governments can manage with traditional methods. In fact, a national and international...

Paleoflood Analyses For Dam and Levee Safety Assessments: Was that Really the "500-Year Flood"?
What is paleoflood hydrology? How are paleofloods analyzed? What are common paleoflood results? What are the implications of paleoflood analyses?...

When Bridges, Roadways, and Dams Need Our Help: Innovative Techniques Can Help Save Our Nation's Critical Infrastructure
The nation's infrastructure is showing its age. The signs are obvious with structure distress, lack of functionality, and failure reported frequently over the last several decades. Specialty geotechnical...

Look Who’s a D.GE: Raymond J. Franz, PE, D.GE, M.ASCE

 

 

 

 

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