Amusement Industry Geotechnics: The Ups and Downs of Roller Coasters, Ferris Wheels, and Zip Lines
Wooden coasters have existed for over a century, steel coasters about the same. For as long as coasters have been around, so have coaster enthusiasts, some of whom purport the concept of negative g’s....

3.5 Square Meters, Constructive Response to Natural Disasters, Edited By Maya Vinitsky, München, Germany: Hirmer Publishers, 2018

Gen Z @ Work: How the Next Generation Is Transforming the Workplace, By David Stillman and Jonah Stillman. New York City: Harper Business, 2017

The Cure for Catastrophe: How We Can Stop Manufacturing Natural Disasters, By Robert Muir-Wood. New York City: Basic Books, 2016

GEER Response to the Oso Landslide: Documenting Perishable Details Helps Turn Disaster into Knowledge
Two months after the disastrous March 22, 2014 landslide near Oso, Washington, GEER representatives visited the affected area to gather data. This article is based on the report generated...

The Age of Edison: Electric Light and the Invention of Modern America By Ernest Freeberg. New York City: Penguin Press, 2013

Southern Swell Observed at Oceanside, California

Illustrated Records of the Southern Excursion of the American Society of Civil Engineers

Liquefied Natural Gas – Its History in the World and Future in California

California Coastal Hazards Website

Restoring Coastal Louisiana
Enhancing the Role of Engineering and Science in the Restoration Program
Louisiana's coastal wetlands represent a significant natural and economic resource for the state and the nation but have been disappearing at a rate of 25 to 35 square miles...

Natural Attenuation of Hazardous Wastes
Sponsored by the Natural Attenuation Task Committee of the Environmental and Multi-Media Council of the Environmental and Water Resources Institute of ASCE. ...

Light at the End of the Tunnel
As part of a comprehensive program to control combined sewer overflows in Richmond, Virginia, engineers designed a deep tunnel 5,900 feet long to store the polluted water during severe...

Lifeline Performance of El Salvador Earthquakes of January 13 and February 13, 2001
Prepared by the Council on Disaster Reduction and Earthquake Investigation Committee of Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of ASCE. ...

Acceptable Risk Processes
Lifelines and Natural Hazards
Prepared by the Council on Disaster Reduction and the Technical Council on Lifeline Earthquake Engineering of ASCE. This TCLEE Monograph provides engineers...

Application of a SonTek Argonaut Side-Looking (SL) Doppler Flow Meter for Measuring Discharge on the Southern Leg of the Parana' River at the Entrance to the Itaipu Binacional Reservoir, Parana', Brasil
Index-velocity and water level data collected with a SonTek Argonaut Side-Looking (SL) Doppler Flow Meter and channel cross-sectional area data were used to compute total discharge on...

Book Review: Chattahoochee River Greenway Planning and Implementation Handbook by the Trust for Public Land, the Nature Conservancy, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, and Jordan, Jones & Goulding, Inc.; 2000

Gas and Liquid Fuels

Model Validation in Estimating Higher-Order Economic Losses from Natural Hazards

Seeking Criteria for the Natural Hazard Mitigation Investment Decision

 

 

 

 

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