Strengthening Connections
China’s Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macao Bridge is the world’s longest sea crossing. It promotes connectivity in a fast-growing region, significantly cutting journey times in what is known as the Greater Bay Area....

What Lurks Below: The Geotechnical Intrigue of Boston’s Back Bay
In 1858, the great filling of Back Bay began. Completed in about 20 years, it led to nearly 100 city blocks of iconic 4- and 5-story brick rowhouses. In the past 60 years, about 50 high-rise buildings...

Nutrient Reductions Dramatically Boost Vegetation in Chesapeake Bay, Study Says

Parallel Tunnel Planned for Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

Pensacola Bay Bridge Design Embraces Pedestrians

Link Discovered Between San Francisco Bay Area Faults

Whose "Fault" Is This? Overcoming Faulting and Ancient Landslides in a Dam Abutment
The Calaveras Dam Replacement Project (CDRP) is the largest project in the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission's (SFPUC) $4.8 billion, multi-year Water System Improvement Program (WSIP). The program...

Filling The Bay: Deepening the Oakland Inner and Outer Harbors
The project to deepen the Oakland Inner and Outer Harbors from elevation -42 to -50 ft was federally authorized in 1999 to accommodate the next generation of post-Panamax container ships....

Ground Feature Monitoring Using Satellite Imagery: How Interferometric Stacking of SAR Can Mitigate Geo-Disasters Along Transportation Corridors
Landslides, debris flows, and other types of ground movements are among the most common hazards to humans and infrastructure. According to the United States Geological Survey, annual domestic...

The largest solar power plant in Japan began operations in November on a peninsula of reclaimed land that extends into Kagoshima Bay...

Consent Decree Aims to Reduce Discharges to San Francisco Bay

Bay Area Express Lanes to Bring Efficiency to Crowded Roads

NewsBriefs: Laser Installation Illuminates Weymouth Bay in Time for Olympics (Parsons Brinckerhoff)

A new roadside stop and picnic area located on a sheltered bay near Haveysund, Norway, along a tourist road that borders the Arctic Ocean features a series of circular and semicircular concrete-framed spaces linked by a curving concrete ramp that descends approximately 5 m from the roadway to the beach.

Desalination Proponents Eye California's Monterey Bay

NewsBriefs: NBA Team Incorporates Bay Bridge into New Logo (Golden State Warriors)

Damaged Eyebar Section Replaced On San Francisco– Oakland Bay Bridge

Federal Agencies Release Plan for Improving Health of Chesapeake Bay

Multimodal Mass Transit Center to Connect California Bay Area Counties

Pioneer Square Areaways
Pioneer Square, one of the earliest neighborhoods in Seattle, is adjacent to Elliott Bay. Much ofthis part of the city originally was built on existing land that used to get flooded. When...

 

 

 

 

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