Charting A Course To Resilience: Geotechnical Efforts Enhance New Jersey’s Navigation System
The New Jersey (NJ) Marine Transportation System (MTS) is comprised of roughly 500 nautical miles of engineered waterways, thousands of docks, berths, and ramps, and two internationally significant ports....

Delivering Olmsted Lock and Dam
The Olmsted Locks and Dam, the largest civil works project by the US Army Corps of Engineers since the Panama Canal, became operational in August 2018. More than 30 years in the making, the $3-billion...

Designed for Durability
The Marc Basnight Bridge, completed in February, carries North Carolina Highway 12 over the Oregon Inlet, an area that is one of the most dynamic and dangerous inlets on the Atlantic Coast. At 2.8 mi long,...

Geotechnics of the Suez Canal Construction: 150 Years Old, but Nearly Four Millennia in the Making
Construction of the Suez Canal created one of the most important waterways in the world, connecting the Mediterranean and Red Seas. Its construction from 1854 to 1869 created three cities, Port-Said, Ismailia,...

Army Corps to Widen, Deepen Channel in Port of Corpus Christi

Flood Channel Diversion Project to Benefit from Real-Time, Forecast-Based Controls

Think Tank’s Infrastructure Plan for U.S. Waterways Emphasizes Dam Removal

Improved Channel Reduces Flash Flooding Risk for Colorado Town

A Foundation Engineering Trip Down the Mississippi: Foundations for Mississippi River Bridges from Minnesota to Louisiana
Huckleberry Finn had his adventure, but for those interested in foundation engineering, this article will float you down the Mississippi River on your own encounter with the many bridges...

Nevada City to Reroute Waterway to Decrease Urban Flooding

Mechanisms Controlling the Permeability of Clays
Coefficients of permeability, calculated using Terzaghi's theory of one-dimensional consolidation, are reported for smectite, illite, and kaolinite, in water, methyl and ethyl...

Ottawa Bridge Spans UNESCO Heritage Waterway

New Hub Airport Proposed for 'Notorious' Sandbank in English Channel

Design of Urban Stormwater Controls
Fully updated to address the paradigm shift in the way stormwater is viewed and managed, Design of Urban Stormwater Controls focuses on consolidating technologies to foster a convergence...

NewsBriefs: Microscopic Device Designed to Remediates Massive Oil Spills (Discovery Channel)

NewsBriefs: App Allows Waterway Health Check (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)

Increased Recreation on Chicago Waterways Prompts Move toward Disinfection

Los Angeles Resumes Dredging of Main Channel after Five-Year Hiatus

Construction Begins on Next Phase of Canton Lake Auxiliary Spillway Channel

Short Takes: Mongan Helps Choose History Channel's City of the Future

 

 

 

 

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