Reengineering the Mississippi
For nearly a century, the Mississippi River Delta has been shrinking at a catastrophic rate. Civil engineers will play a major role in the multidisciplinary effort needed to reverse the...

Sharp Curves
In Madison, Mississippi, just north of Jackson on Interstate 55, a diamond interchange with State Route 463 has become a bottleneck for commuters and local motorists. But the typical solution—a...

Mississippi Diversion
The $103-million Davis Pond freshwater diversion project in coastal Louisiana will divert up to 10,650 cfs (300 m³/s) of Mississippi River water to the Barataria Bay Estuary through four...

Intrusions of the Loop Current over the MS Bight

Scour Analysis for Bridges over Missouri and Mississippi Rivers

Pier-Scour Depths Affected by Clay in Mississippi

Frequency of the 1993 Flood in the Upper Mississippi River Basin

Bridge Scour During the 1993 Floods in the Upper Mississippi River Basin

Damage to Highway Infrastructure 1993 Mississippi River Basin Flooding

Analysis of 1993 Upper Mississippi Flood Highway Infrastructure Damage

Measurements of Bridge-Scour Depths in Mississippi

Bridge Scour During the 1993 Floods in the Upper Mississippi River Basin

Magnitude and Frequency of the 1993 Flood in the Upper Mississippi River Basin

The I-40 Mississippi River Bridge Seismic Retrofit

The Consequences of Vessel Impacts on the Mississippi River Bridges in New Orleans

Failure of a Drainage System within the Core of a Federal Levee: An Evaluation of Repair Alternatives

River Replication
In 1997 a U.S. patent was granted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for a new applied engineering tool and methodology called micromodeling, which uses a small-scale physical model to...

Seismic Analysis of a Truss-Arch Bridge across Mississippi River

Considering the Options (Available in Structural Engineering Special Section only)
In work for the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT), Sverdrup Civil, Inc. performed a seismic evaluation and developed a seismic retrofit strategy for the Poplar Street Bridge...

Robert E. Lee and the Saving of the St. Louis Riverfront (St. Louis Section)

 

 

 

 

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