Some Effects of Soil Heterogeneity on Bearing Capacity of Shallow Foundations

Sinkhole Remediation beneath a Damaged Structure

Lime Cement Columns for the Reconstruction of Interstate 15 in Salt Lake City, Utah

Embankment Construction in an Urban Environment: The Interstate 15 Experience

Excavations in the Atlantic Piedmont

Design and Construction of a Jet-Grouted Excavation Support Wall in an Urban Environment

Mini-Pile Case Histories and a Tensile Load Test on an Instrumented Mini-Pile

Reducing Settlement Risks in Residual Piedmont Soils Using Rammed Aggregate Pier Elements

Limit Analysis of Reinforced Foundation Soils

Seismic Design of Highway Bridges: Recommended Specifications
Under the AASHTO-sponsored National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP), a joint venture of the Applied Technology Council and the Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering...

A Framework for Performance-Based Seismic Design
The following probabilistic framework for seismic performance assessment is presented as an effective foundation for the development of performance-based guidelines. It suggests a generic...

Update of Serviceability Design Considerations for Low-Rise Steel Buildings
In 1990, the American Institute of Steel Construction published Servicability Design Considerations for Low-Rise Buildings by James M. Fisher and Michael A. West. This document was published...

Evolution of Composite Floor Systems in the United States
Composite floor systems, which combine structural steel beams with a cast-in-place concrete slab, have grown in popularity in the U.S. during the past 40 years. In most early applications,...

Benefits and Value of a Team Approach
Many still equate teamwork simply with feeling good or being the right thing to do. Yet leaders who have made the effort to develop teamwork in their work groups have noticed some interesting...

Conflict: Handling Differences in Groups and Teams
Many group leaders and members say they have a terrible problem with conflict in their groups, meetings, and discussions. Conflict is indeed a significant problem in many types of organizations,...

Project Team Leadership
In the research lab, design office, fabricating shop, or on construction site, it is the project manager (PM) who must pull diverse talents and personalities into a project team. Depending...

Phase II Evaluation Findings
The Segmental Concrete Channel Bridge System
Prepared by the Highway Innovative Technology Evaluation Center (HITEC), a CERF Innovation Center. This report represents the second component of the...

Capstones of 20th Century Construction
The 75th Anniversary Record of the Construction Division, ASCE 1925-2000

I-15 Highway Reconstruction - Design-Build: Risk/Reward for Contractor and Challenges for Geotechnical Engineer

Subsurface Information for Construction Contracts - Impacts on the Geoprofessional Community

 

 

 

 

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