Seismic Ground Motion Studies for Assessing Failure Probability of an Earth Dam

Calculation of the Seismic Risk of an Earth Dam Susceptible to Liquefaction

Blasting In and Adjacent to Concrete at Buffalo Bill Dam

Blasting a Breach in an Old Concrete Dam to Channel Water into a New Powerplant

Rock Dam Revitalization
Sometimes restoring an area to a natural appearance requires a little artificial help. When the city of Longmont, Colo., began creating the St. Vrain Greenway, a park and recreation area...

Geotextile-Reinforced Pavement Over Spreading Embankments: Goldstream Road, Alaska (Performance 1994–1998)

Remedial Grouting of Dworshak Dam

High Flow Reduction in Major Structures: Materials, Principles, and Case Histories

Geotechnical Performance of a Highway Embankment Constructed Using Waste Foundry Sand
A highway embankment was constructed near Auburn, Indiana, using waste foundry sand (WFS) as a demonstration project for the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT). Laboratory testing...

Lessons from the Failure of the LS Hydroelectric Power Project Dam

The Inland Empire Section: ASCE and the Grand Coulee Dam National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Ceremony

Recycled Materials in Geotechnical Applications
This proceedings, Recycled Materials in Geotechnical Applications, contains papers presented at sessions sponsored by the Geo-Institute in...

Restoring Southern California Steelhead: Dam. Why Care?

Over the Top Concrete
The 60-year-old Tongue River Dam in southeastern Montana is undergoing extensive dam safety and reservoir enlargement modifications. Major features of the project include a 60,000 cfs...

Olmsted Locks and Dam

Ohio River Main Stem Systems Study Lock and Dam Risk and Reliability

Inviting Trouble Downstream
When dam-building advocates, representing power generation, irrigation and flood control interests, get their project built, flood control ranks third in priority. Soon, development encroaches...

Interest in Deposits (available only in Geoenvironmental Special Issue)
Sediment accumulating in reservoirs worldwide is gradually reducing storage capacity, posing a long-term threat to supplies of drinking and irrigation water. The buildups also highlight...

The Columbia River: Hydropower, Salmon and Water Policy

Coordination of Drift Management at Bluestone Lake

 

 

 

 

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