Becoming Greener with Green Sand: An Iron Castings Company Devises an Environmentally Friendly Liner System Reusing Foundry Byproduct
Metalcasting is one of the oldest methods of recycling—humans have a few millennia worth of experience with the technique—but today's industry still battles public preconceptions...

Redox Balance of Upper Mystic Lake and Effects on Cycling of Watershed-Derived Metals

Nanotechnology Takes Roots
Nanoscale particles of zero-valent iron with a trace of noble metal catalyst are punching well above their weight in the area of environmental remediation. Their ability to destroy a wide...

Assembly and Erection
This chapter is intended to provide recommendations on transporting, handling, assembling, and erecting fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) poles. An important consideration is that FRP poles...

Dynamic Response of Lattice Towers and Guyed Masts
Prepared by the Task Committee on the Dynamic Response of Lattice Towers of the Technical Committee on Special Structures and the Technical Administrative Committee on Metals of the Structural...

Wetlands Treat Mine Runoff
Engineers were asked to design a treatment system for the severely acidic drainage from the Mike Horse and Anaconda metals mines in Montana. Challenges included the mountainous terrain,...

Responsibilities in the Construction Process Involving Metal Plate Connected Wood Trusses

Metal Building Systems: A New Look
The use of metal building systems in low-rise, non-residential construction under 150,000 square feet has grown from less than 50 percent in 1986 to almost 70 percent today. Such systems...

Feasibility of Land Application of Aerobically Digested Phosphorus-Laden Sludge: A Case Study

Pollution Prevention Assessments for Metal Fabricating and Metal Finishing Industries

Liquid Wastes and Industrial Sludge

Case Studies of Buried Corrugated Metal Pipes from the 1994 Northridge Earthquake

Characterization of Cement Pore Structure Using Wood's Metal and Mercury Porosimetry

Evaluation of the ChemTech Soil Treatment Process to Clean Up Metals and Hydrocarbon Contaminated Soils

Heavy Metal Speciation and Uptake to Durum Wheat from Sewage Sludge

Mediation of Metal Element Partitioning in Urban Runoff by Entrained Solids

Ambient Air Quality in Slovak Republic

Hydroponic Phytoremediation of Heavy Metals and Radionuclides

Electrokinetic Remediation of Groundwater and Soil Polluted by Heavy Metal

Not Your Father's Strain Gauge
A new type of strain gauge incorporates smart memory methods to assess changes in structures. Inexpensive, easy to install and durable, these gauges are passive peak strain sensors, which...

 

 

 

 

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