Professional Development Corner: Load & Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) for Geotechnical Engineering Features Complete Two-Part Series

NewsBriefs: Firm Suggests Putting NYC's Stalled Construction Sites on 'Ice' (NBC New York & Woods Bagot)

Erratum for U.S. Implementation of LRFD for Earth Retaining Structures

Ice Force Prediction using a Limited Driving Force Approach

Evaluation of Hutton TLP Response to Environmental Loads

'Rooted' Caissons Improve Vertical Bearing Capacity, Decrease Cost

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I-35W Bridge was Overloaded

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Behavior of Soft Clays under Earthquake Loading Conditions

Static Cone to Compute Static Settlement over Sand
(Originally published in J. Soil Mechanics and Foundations Div, 1970,. 96(3), 1011-1043.)...

Conical Test Load Measuring Compressibility
(Originally published in J. of Geotechnical Engineerin, 1993, 119(5) 965-971.)...

NewsBriefs: Mars Ice Deposit Largest After Earth's (MIT News)

Asphalt Parking Lot Runoff Nutrient Characterization for Eight Sites in North Carolina, USA
The objectives of this study were to characterize asphalt parking lot runoff quality and determine factors influencing nutrient concentrations and loads. Event mean concentrations (EMCs)...

Non-Destructive Strength Evaluation of a Continuous, Reinforced Concrete Slab Bridge
In the state of New Mexico, a significant number of reinforced concrete slab (RCS) bridges provide service on interstate highways I-10, I-25, and I-40 that are subjected to large amounts...

Toward a Unified Approach to Anchorage in Reinforced Concrete Design
The introduction of rationalized design procedures for cast-in and post-installed anchors inEurope and the U.S. was intended to provide a uniform factor of safety for anchorages inconcrete,...

An Experimental Study on the Behaviour of Full-Scale Composite Steel Frames under Furnace Loading
In view of recent large fires in tall buildings, such as One Meridian Square (USA), East Tower Central Park (Venezuela), World Trade Center (USA) and Windsor Tower (Spain), there has been...

Measurement and Analysis of Ice Forces on Cook Inlet Structures

Short Takes: Agreement Signed to Develop LRFD Standard

Structures: Strengthened Parking Garage Supports High-Rise Ice Rinks

 

 

 

 

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