Lunar Farside, Mars Polar Cap, and Mercury Polar Cap Neutrino Experiments
Neutrino detection offers unusual Civil Engineering challenges for the inner Solar System, including: outposts and permanent bases on the Moon, a novel development within the polar caps...

A European Road Comes to the U.S.
From Sept. 7 to Sept. 22, a group of 21 federal and state transportation officials and industry representatives participated in the European Asphalt Study Tour, traveling the roads of...

Processed-Snow Foundation Design at the Summit of the Greenland Ice Cap
The design and construction of a processed-snow foundation berm for an elevated building located at the summit of the Greenland Ice Cap is described. Weather conditions and design provisions...

Island Marinas—Pros and Cons
This paper intends to describe pros and cons of marina concepts in Denmark. The island marina concept, which has been developed and implemented, as opposed to the conventional marina concept,...

Flood Insurance Program in Denmark

Ocean Management in Danish Waters

Rehabilitation Strategies for Urban Drainage Systems—A European Perspective
Rehabilitation of urban drainage system is needed in many old European cities. This is in part due to the required structural upgrading of the existing sewerage system. But rehabilitation...

Alternating Direction Oxidation Ditches—A Cost Saving Technology from Denmark
A soon to be released EPA report claims that in Denmark, small alternating direction oxidation ditches (ADOD) save as much as 70% of the cost for conventional oxidation ditches. The alternating...

Copenhagen Metropolitan Region Coast Erosion Management
Modern requirements for control and development of the coastal zone are best fulfilled through ad hoc initiatives towards coordination between authorities and professionals, based on truly...

Utilization of Ocean Waves—Wave to Energy Conversion
This collection of papers reviews both the state of the art in pneumatic wave energy conversion and the associated peripheral technologies, such as capture chamber research and design,...

35-Year-Old Foundations, Thule Air Base, Greenland
In February 1951 the secret project 'Blue Jay' to construct the base began. Timber piling were used in the foundations of boilers, generators, and other heavy...

A Self-Refrigerated Gravel Pad Foundation for Large Thermal Loads
Design criteria for a proposed power plant at Thule Air Force Base, Greenland, involved both large thermal loads from the diesel engines and large static loads from an eight foot thick...

Ice-Sheet Melting and Sea Level

Institutional Aspects of Stormwater Detention

The Technical Development Work in Greenland—An Overview

Home Rule and Resource Policy in Greenland

Dense Bottom Currents in Rotating Ocean
The dynamic equations for a steady dense bottom current on a gently sloping plane in a rotating ocean are outlined. The entrainment and the friction at the wall and the interface respectively...

Laterally Loaded Timber Columns
A general theoretical expression for the load-carrying capacity of timber beams, taking into account lateral instability, and columns, has been developed under the assumption that the...

The Effects of Groins on Beach Erosion and Channel Stability at the Limfjord Barriers, Denmark

New Adjustment of North American Datum and Surveyor
A new adjustment of the horizontal geodetic control (triangulation) of the North American continent has begun which will probably include Greenland, Canada, the United States, Mexico,...

 

 

 

 

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