Construction Practices and Defects in Drilled Shafts

Flexural Behavior of Drilled Shafts with Minor Flaws

Micro-Surfacing for Airfield Asphalt Pavements

Sources of Funding for Replacement and/or Repair of Defective PCCP

Detecting Cracks by Image Analysis on a Parallel Computer

Should I Notify the Building Department? The Dilemma of the Forensic Engineer

Hydraulic Importance of Defects in Vertical Groundwater Cut-Off Walls

Mechanical Stress in Pediatric Heart Disease: Computational Modeling of Associated Defects in Subaortic Stenosis

Defects in Soft Clays: A Challenge to Site Characterization for Stability Analysis

Defect Detection (Available only in Geo/Environmental Special Issue)
Sonic integrity logging technology can detect flaws in deep foundations more reliably and at less cost than conventional boring techniques. These non-destructive test tools are being used...

Feasibility of Applying Embedded Neural Net Chip to Improve Pavement Surface Image Processing

Development of a Practical Knowledge Based Adviser to Diagnose Defects in Flat Roofs

Interpretation of Nondestructive Integrity Tests Using Artificial Neural Networks
A barrier to more frequent use of nondestructive integrity tests on cast-in-place foundations is the difficulty of interpreting the test results to identify the presence or absence of...

Overflow Elimination Benefits from GIS Based Technology
Elimination of wet weather overflows through the rehabilitation of infiltration and inflow defects requires careful analysis of the collection system. The integration of geographic information...

Deformations About Excavations in Highly Stressed Rock
The central business district of Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), is dominated by the Hawkesbury Sandstone, a Triassic sedimentary formation. Measurements have confirmed the existence of...

NDT Methods for Flaw Detection in Concrete

Steel Bar Joist Performance: Design Deficiencies and Defects
Several failures of steel bar joist roofs have been investigated by the authors in the past decade. Many of these failures or performance problems have corresponded to bar joists manufactured...

Management of Sewer System Rehabilitation for the Overflow Abatement Program in Nashville, Tennessee
To comply with a state order to abate overflows of wastewater from the sanitary sewerage system, the Nashville, Tennessee, Metropolitan Department of Water and Sewerage Services has undertaken...

Television and Scanning Sonar in Seattle Metro's Siphons and Brick Sewers
Comprehensive and often costly investigations are required in order to identify performance deficiencies of the pipeline in sewer systems, particularly when sewers in excess of 48-inch...

Problems With Armor-Stone Quality on Lakes Michigan, Huron, and Erie
The instances of deterioration of armor stone at coastal structures on the Great Lakes result from numerous distinct causes, both intrinsic and extrinsic. However, the proof of specific...





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