Sinking Chicago: Climate Change and the Remaking of a Flood-Prone Environment, By Harold L. Platt, Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2018

Chicago River Bridges By Patrick McBriarty. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2013

The Future of the City: Tall Buildings and Urban Design By K. Al-Kodmany and M.M. Ali. Chicago: WIT Press, 2013

Caisson Construction Problems and Correction in Chicago
Originally published in Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Division, Vol. 97, No. 2, February 1971, pp. 417-440...

NewsBriefs: Chicago's Sears Tower To Be Renamed

Book Review: Financial Management for Design Professionals: The Path to Profitability by Steve L. Wintner and Michael Tardif. Chicago: Kaplan AEC Education, 2007

Book Review: Career Success in Engineering: A Guide for Students and New Professionals by Bernard R. Berson and Douglas E. Benner. Chicago: Kaplan Publishing, 2007

Book Review: Tomorrow's Cities, Tomorrow's Suburbs by William H. Lucy and David L. Phillips. Chicago: Planners Press, 2006

BP Bridge at Millennium Park, Chicago
The structural engineering design and constructive aspects of a unique stainless steel-clad pedestrian crossing at the Millennium Park in Chicago are presented. The overall bridge form...

Application of Multibeam Echo Sounding and Side Scan Sonar for Mapping of Shoreline Protection Revetments
The use of multibeam survey methodology coupled with high precision positioning systems for the mapping of shoreline protection features and the adjacent offshore areas allows development...

Design of Structure and Damping System to Control Motions of the Park Tower, Chicago
Park Tower, a 67 story condominium/hotel project currently under construction on the Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL, will be the first building in North America in recent times that utilizes...

Chicago's Urban Public Transportation System: Its Operations and Use by People
The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) faces a number of challenges of all kinds in its attempts to gain and keep riders. But most important is finding ways to serve and satisfy its customers....

Personal Rapid Transit (PRT): Solving Traditional Mobility Problems with New Technology—The Chicago RTA Experience
The Regional Transportation Authority's (RTA) Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) development effort began as a vision. Guided by statutory mandate, staggering gridlock and the unique travel...

Design Live Loads for Parking Garages
The objective of this research project is to obtain a better understanding of parking garage live loads and to recommend an appropriate value for design. A load survey was conducted in...

Socioeconomic and Travel Characteristics of Chicago
This paper discusses the socioeconomic, land use and travel patterns of the Chicago area as they relate to the provision and use of public transportation. The purpose of the paper is to...

Practice and Performance of Excavation Support Systems in the Chicago Area

Long Term Behavior of Tunnels in Chicago Clay

Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal Dispersal Barrier

Deep Tunnel's Twists and Turns-CSO Control in Metro Chicago

Research and Design Activities in Support of the Chicago Underflow Plan McCook Reservoir Aeration System

 

 

 

 

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