Economics of Composting Municipal Refuse in Europe and Israel
Rapidly-expanding urban populations with increased refuse per capita have placed great strains on available disposal facilities. Thus, the economic feasibility of composting municipal...

Natural Drainage of River Valleys
The problem of seepage flow from a river into its valley deposits and visa versa is examined. The valley aquifer is formed of a sand bed topped by a clay cap. If lift irrigation is applied...

Geodetic Engineering Education in West Germany
Considerable division of opinion surrounds the problem of improving the quality and scope of surveying education in the United States. Civil engineering curricula are requiring less and...

Seepage Under Dams
A vertical grout curtain under the core of the dam or closely spaced series of relief wells on the downstream side of the dam may be used to control seepage through sand beds under the...

Utilization of Water and Irrigation in Israel
Tremendous importance of supply and quality of irrigation water for future and economic welfare of agriculture in Israel is stressed; total water resources have been estimated as 2000...

Economics of Composting Municipal Refuse
Economic analysis of 2 composting plants in Israel is presented in order to illustrate economic feasibility of refuse composting under certain favorable conditions; data, although not...

Heritage of Irrigation in Iraq
History of irrigation in Iraq for 6000 yr and its influence on thinking and customs of the people are reviewed; war, floods, excess salts, sedimentation, and changing trade routes are...

Design of Karadj Hydroelectric Project
Design and construction of project near Tehran, Iran; high, double-curvature, thinconcrete arch dam is 178 m high and 390 m long, with 32 m thickness at base and 7.85 m at crest; powerhouse...

An Introduction to Solar Distillation
This paper presents a study and the results of experiments on the production of potable water with solar energy on three pilot plants in Iran. The effects of geographical location, the...

The Efficacy of Floor Sills Under Drowned Hydraulic Jumps
Results of tests on hydraulic performance of various types of floor sills; lowhead river barrages which are generally operated under conditions of drowned jumps considered; example of...

Civil Engineering Through the Ages
Author narrates the history of civil engineering from ancient Egypt to the present....

Some Irrigation and Drainage Problems of Mediterranean and Middle East Countries
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Highway Planning in Turkey
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Highway Planning in Turkey
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Settlement Studies of Structures in Egypt
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Settlement Studies of Structures in Egypt
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The Improvement of a Portion Of The Jordan Level Of The Erie Canal
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The Improvement of a Portion of the Jordan Level of the Erie Canal
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