Uses and Limitations of Conventional Hydraulic Models in the Planning and Design of Storage Tunnels
The hydraulic design of storage tunnels requires special considerations relative to the design of conventional sewers. These issues include characterization and control of inflows, energy...

Turning with the Wind
A 125-m high tower built at the site of the Glasgow Science Center in the United Kingdom required some innovative design methods. To reduce the aerodynamic effects imposed on the slender...

Great Excavations
By any definition, the scale of the underground caverns being excavated near Geneva at the particle physics center run by the Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire (CERN)—the European...

Foundations in Weathering Profiles from Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks

Drilled Shafts in the Virginia Piedmont

Statnamic Tests for Six Long Rock Socketed Shafts

Scale Effects of Laterally Loaded Drilled Shafts in Stiff Clay

Evaluating Axial Drilled Shaft Response by Seismic Cone

Jet Grouting for Microtunneling and Shaft Construction in Highly Congested Utility Corridors

Side Shear of Large Diameter Drilled Shafts in Weathered Geomaterials

New Bern Bypass
To alleviate congestion and offer tourists easier access to their destinations, the North Carolina Department of Transportation decided to reroute U.S. Route 17 out of the historic town...

Testing the Load (Available in Geoenvironmental Engineering Special Issue only)
The Pittsburgh District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently began construction of a new gated dam to replace a nearly 100-year-old concrete fixed-crest dam on the Monongahela...

Another Direction
Soil and groundwater contamination continues to be a problem throughout the United States, and on-site remedies are often time-consuming and costly. When such contamination lies underneath...

Side Shear and End Bearing in Rock Sockets for Drilled Shafts

The Influence of Rectangular Pier Foundation on Local Scour

Accuracy of Methods for Predicting Axial Capacity of Deep Foundations

Some Effects of Construction on the Performance of Deep Foundations

An Experiment with Statnamic Lateral Loading of a Drilled Shaft

Structural Challenges in Deepwater Oil Production

Geotechnical Aspects of Highway Crossings Using Trenchless Technology





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