The Train to the Plane
Getting to New York's John F. Kennedy Airport is an urban nightmare. The Port Authority (PA) of New York and New Jersey, which operates the airport, has wrestled with proposals...

Back from the Brink
The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, the tallest brick lighthouse in the United States, has been moved to prevent it from toppling into the sea as a result of coastal erosion. Engineers from...

Structural Design for Physical Security
State of the Practice
Prepared by the Task Committee on Structural Design for Physical Security of ASCE. This report provides guidance to structural engineers in the design...

Advancing Composites (Available in Structural Engineering Special Section only)
Advanced composites, particularly fiber-reinforced polymers, have received considerable attention from bridge owners over the last few years, as cost-effective, durable alternatives to...

Deep Excavations in Mexico City Soft Clays

Net Gains
Project Web sites can be as simple as a repository for drawings and documents or complex enough to allow real-time dialogue between interested parties and project monitoring. One of GZA's...

Brownfields by the Book
To spur the redevelopment of brownfield properties, many state legislatures have passed laws that allow developers to revitalize contaminated industrial sites without the high risks or...

69th Street Composite Pier Design in Brooklyn, NY

A Surveillance System for Dredged Material Disposal

A User-Friendly GIS for Ocean Disposal Management

The Federal Administration's Plan to Expedite Dredging in the Port of New York and New Jersey: Progress of Execution at the Local Level

Sediment Management Strategy for the Port of New York and New Jersey

Deep Diagnosis (available only in Geoenvironmental Special Issue)
Contaminated sediments in the world's waterways present a variety of problems, both economic and environmental. The two basic problems are waterways which need maintenance...

Surf Zone and Swash Zone Sediment Dynamics on High Energy Beaches: West Auckland, New Zealand

Effects of an Integrated Land Use-Transportation-Air Quality Model on Air Quality Conformity Analysis

Water Managment in New Hampshire: An Overview and Preliminary Event Duration Analysis of Proposed Instream Flow Rules

Incorporation of Effluent Trading in the City of Millville, NJ Industrial Pretreatment Program

Physical Processes Affecting the Sedimentary Environments of Long Island Sound

All Decked Out
After 50 years of wear, the deck of New York City's Williamsburg Bridge was buckling and badly in need of replacement. In 1994, consultants recommended replacing the deck...

Getting the GISt of Costs
Over the past five years, geographic information systems (GIS) have become powerful graphical database tools, useful to everyone from city planners to departments of transportation, from...

 

 

 

 

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