Spread Footings Revisited: Geotechnical Advances Lead to Expanded Use for Bridge Abutments
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) has historically used steel shell piles to support highway bridge structures, probably due to a blend of familiarity and efficiency among...

On the Axial Behavior of Drilled Foundations

Slope Effect on House Shrink-Swell Movements
(Originally published in Journal of the Geotechnical Engineering Division, 1980, 106(12), 1327-1344.)...

BP Bridge at Millennium Park, Chicago
The structural engineering design and constructive aspects of a unique stainless steel-clad pedestrian crossing at the Millennium Park in Chicago are presented. The overall bridge form...

Compaction Effects Induced in Cohesionless Soils by Installation of Pressure-Injected Footings

The Influence of Exposed Footings on Pier Scour Depths

Pier Scour and Portective Surfaces

Top Width of Pier Scour Holes

Determining Local Pier Scour Depths

Seismic Response of Bridges with Soil–Foundation Flexibilities and Skew Effects

Scour at Complex Pier Geometries

Effects of Pier Shape on Local Scour

Nonlinear Stiffnesses of Abutments on Spread Footings for Seismic Design and Retrofit

Solid Footing (available in Geoenvironmental Special Issue only)
The new $500 million Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in San Bernardino, Calif., sits near two fault lines. The importance of the facility and the sensitivity of the area made seismic...

The Design of Geosynthetic Reinforced Foundations

Slip-Line Analyses of Geosynthetic-Reinforced Strip Footings

Design and Construction of Long Span FRP Pedestrian Bridges

Multi-Layer Representation of Continuous Insitu Profiles in Soil Dynamics

Advanced Composites in Pedestrian Bridge Design

The Bi-Tan Pedestrian Suspension Bridge

 

 

 

 

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