Breakwaters '99
First International Symposium on Monitoring of Breakwaters
The papers present state-of-art methods and technologies that are used in the structural and environmental monitoring of rubble mound breakwaters. Structural monitoring concerns the structural...

Crossing the Yangtze
The Nanjing Second Yangtze River Bridge, which links two parts of the city of Nanjing, features the first use of an epoxy asphalt deck pavement in China and one of the longest cable-stayed...

Winning Combination
The complex, 4.1-mi (6.6-km) long Richmond-San Rafael Bridge across San Francisco Bay is being upgraded as part of California's $2.5-billion program for seismically retrofitting...

The Chernobyl Problem
When the infamous accident at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant occurred in April 1986—a catastrophe that involved an explosion that blew off the top of one of the plant's...

The Inside Story
A full-scale renovation of the interior of Oklahoma City's Civic Center Music Hall required shaving much of the depth from two trusses under load conditions, installing new...

Settling Down
Engineers in Florida will prepare the sandy foundation of a future power plant by preloading it with sand for as long as a year....

Corinthian Crossing
The mainland Greece will soon be linked to the Peloponese by one of the longest cable-stayed bridges in the world, the Rion-Antiron Bridge, which also happens to feature soil-enhancing...

Foundations in Carbonate Rocks and Karst

Foundations in Weathering Profiles from Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks

Foundations and Ground Improvement in the Urban Environment

Grouting Program Bridges New Building Loads over Unused Railroad Tunnel

The Treatment by Jet Grouting of a Bridge Foundation on Karstic Limestone

Drilled Shafts in the Virginia Piedmont

Micropiles in Karst: A Case History of Difficulties and Success

Grouting of Elevated Subway Foundations, Brooklyn, NYC

Centrifugal Modeling and Numerical Analysis of the Improvement of Soft Clay under Embankment

Soil Improvement and Liquefaction Mitigation by Deep Dynamic Compaction

Full-Scale Testing of Developed Hybrid Foundation

Micropiles on a Mountainside

Assessing Foundation Damage in Karst Using Electrical Resistivity Tests

 

 

 

 

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