Miami Limestone Foundation Design and Construction
The techniques and peculiarities are reviewed regarding the design and construction of shallow foundations bearing in the Miami Limestone. The thickness and lateral extent of the Miami...

Miami Riot—Will a Phoenix Rise from Ashes—
In May, inner-city black residents of Miami, Florida, looted and burned about 300 buildings in their neighborhoods. The cause is detailed—their perception that the judicial system was...

Settlements Beneath Preload Test Fill
The construction of a regional sewage treatment facility in Dade County, Florida involved preloading a site underlain with loose sands and soft limestones. The treatment facility is situated...

Water Resource Systems Planning in U.S.A.:1776-1976
Some historical aspects of water resource development and use covering the nation's first 200 yr were examined to determine at what points in history the systems method of...

The extraordinary genius of Arthur E. Morgan
He saw himself as lamentably ordinary and sought to make his mark in some socially significant way. Early in the century he engineered the Miami Conservancy District-the first flood control...

The Miami Conservancy District

Wind Loads for National Airlines Hangar in Miami
A wind tunnel test was conducted which provides a rational basis upon which the design of the cantilever portion of the hangar roof and the roof covering can be based. The test results...

Pumped Storage for Water Resources Development
The technical and economic feasibility of adapting large-scale pumped storage plants to low-flow augmentation and multipurpose water resources development has been investigated. The studies...

Dewatering Miami's Biscayne Aquifer
Use of wellpoints in dewatering major excavation penetrating deep into Biscayne Aquifer through Miami oolite; soils encountered....

Salt Water Encroachment into Well Water in the Miami Area
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Development of Miami International Airport
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Load Tests of Soils in the Miami Area
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Hydraulic Studies and Operating Results on the Miami Flood Control System
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Hydraulic Studies and Operating Results on the Miami Flood Control System
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Core Studies in the Hydraulic-Fill Dams of the Miami Conservancy District
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Core Studies in the Hydraulic-Fill Dams of the Miami Conservancy District
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Flood Problems: A Symposium: Flood Control In The Miami Valley, Ohio
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Flood Problems: A Symposium: Flood Control in the Miami Valley, Ohio
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