New Navigation Channel
Among the facilities needed to accommodate Pier 400 at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) was a new navigation channel to handle the increased container and liquid bulk traffic that the port...

Twenty-First Century Terminal
The Port of Los Angeles is already the busiest container facility in the United States, and the eighth busiest in the world. In 2000 it handled some 112 million tons (102 million Mg) of...

Technology: Atomic-Level Tests Measure Material Fatigue

Gap Analysis for Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite in Civil Infrastructure
Prepared by the Civil Engineering Research Foundation. This report provides the results of a study on what is known and not known about the use of...

Diametral Compression Tests for the Determination of Shotcrete Anisotropic Elastic Constants

How to Use Modern Wet Mix Shotcrete Technology for Single Shell Permanent Tunnel Linings

Durability of Steel Fiber Reinforced Shotcrete with Regard to Corrosion

Behaviour of Early-Age Shotcrete

Physical Method to Increase Shotcrete Early-Age Strength

Early Strength and Physical Properties in Accelerated Shotcrete

Mechanical Properties of Early Age Steel Fibre Reinforced Shotcrete

Workability and Mix-Design Analysis on Dry-Mix Shotcrete

Early Age Properties of Shotcrete

Comparative Evaluation of System Ductility of Mesh and Fibre Reinforced Shotcretes

Making the Most of HPC
Developing high-performance concrete (HPC) was only the first step toward bringing a material with improved durability, strength, constructability, and mechanical properties to the bridge...

Moving Mountains
The earthmoving and rock-crushing operations at the Eastside Reservoir represented one of the largest such projects in the history of the United States. The earth and rock-fill dams required...

Experimental Approach
One of the best kept secrets during World War II, the K-25 facility in the Cumberland Mountains of East Tennessee prepared uranium for use in nuclear weapons. By 1987, the 13 million sq...

Walled In (Available in Geo-Environmental Special Issue only)
For more than 50 years manufacturing plants adjacent to the northeast bank of a midwestern creek produced asbestos-reinforced construction materials. When manufacturing at the plants ceased...

Erosion Control Mat Protects Landfill Cap

Bid Bond Failure Is Material Variance

 

 

 

 

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