Some Thoughts on Bridge Failures

Forensic Engineering: Tendon Failure Raises Questions about Grout in Posttensioned Bridges

Offshore Technology in Civil Engineering
Hall of Fame Papers from the Early Years: Volume Two
Prepared by the Program Committee, Offshore Technology Conference, of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute of ASCE. This series presents...

Levee Failure Mechanisms

The Levees Fail
This chapter examines the failure of levees against storm forces and the flooding that ensued....

Direct Causes of the Catastrophe
This chapter examines direct physical causes of the hurricane protection system failures, including soil strength assessments and pumping station limitations....

Contributing Factors
This chapter examines contributing factors of the hurricane protection system failures, including the underappreciated risk to New Orleans, a piecemeal implementation of the hurricane...

Hydrosystems Engineering Uncertainty Analysis
Focusing on issues of civic interest, this comprehensive practice manual teaches the application of uncertainty analysis for more sustainable hydrosystem design and management. Created...

Offshore Technology in Civil Engineering
Hall of Fame Papers from the Early Years
Prepared by the Subcommittee on Offshore Technology Conference Support of the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute of ASCE. This series presents...

Structures Congress 2006
Structural Engineering and Public Safety
Structures Congress 2006 highlights research in the broad areas of applied structural analysis, optimal structural design, structural control,...

Lessons Learned from the St. Francis Dam Failure

The 1953 Dike Failures in the Netherlands

Lessons Learned from Fantastic Failures (ltr)

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Regression Analysis
This chapter discusses regression analysis in Microsoft Excel....

Wave Forces: Data Analysis and Engineering Calculation Method

Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles in Sand

Field Testing and Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles in Stiff Clay

 

 

 

 

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