Beach Town Cleanup
The Avila Beach remediation project in California required the demolition of numerous structures and part of the beach in order to remove more than 200,000 cu yd (153,000 m³) of contaminated...

Sprinkler Irrigation
In sprinkler irrigation, water is applied to the soil using a pressurized piping system with nozzles, jets, or perforated pipe that sprays the water into the air. These sprinkler devices...

Pipe Up
The East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) provides potable water for approximately 1.2 million people in San Francisco's East Bay area and is constructing seismic upgrades...

Microtunneling under Honolulu
Highly congested urban utility corridors present some of the most difficult conditions for construction of new underground pipelines, especially when subsurface conditions are also very...

An Analysis of Public-Side Sewer Rehabilitation

Materials for Repair and Rehabilitation of Underground Pipelines

Success of Centrifugal Cast Fiberglass-Reinforced Polymer Mortar Pipes in Sliplining Rehabilitation of Sanitary Sewers

Innovations in Pipe Linings for Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation

High Volume Uses of Coal Combustion Products (CCPs) in Highway Construction

Stress in Buried Pipes from Shear Distortions

Folsom East 2 Construction Proving Project: Field Evaluation of Alternative Tunneling Methods in Cobbles and Boulders

Design and Planning of Urban Underground Construction Using Pipe Bursting Techniques

Field Measurements during Construction of a Sewage Tunnel

Into the Fourth Dimension
A team of contractors designed a pharmaceutical plant entirely in 3-D CAD, then linked the renderings to a cost program and scheduling software, adding a fourth dimension—time—to the process....

Guidelines for the Seismic Evaluation and Upgrade of Water Transmission Facilities
Prepared by the Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of ASCE This TCLEE Monograph provides guidelines for the seismic evaluation and...

Simplification of Detailed Models of Water Distribution Systems Obtained from GIS Systems
For a long time simplified models have been used to simulate the behaviour of large water distribution networks. Often, simplification has been carried out by removing small diameter pipes...

Under Pressure
The Arrowhead East and West contracts for the Inland Feeder water conveyance system being built in California consist of 51,500 ft (15,700 m) of tunnels that cross the San Andreas Fault...

Main Line Mending
Both the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), of Laurel, Maryland, and the Providence Water Supply Board, of Rhode Island, are conducting massive, multimillion-dollar rehabilitation...

Relining a Relic
By the mid-1980s most of the Boston Low Service water supply network had been in operation for more than 100 years—with little regular maintenance. Many of the system's air...

Girth Joints in Steel Pipelines Subjected to Wrinkling and Ovalling

 

 

 

 

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