To Forgive Design: Understanding Failure, By Henry Petroski. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press, 2012

The Failure of the South Pass 70 B Platform in Hurricane Camille

The Measurement of Wave Heights by Means of a Float in an Open-End Pipe

Lake Oswego Interceptor Sewer Features Buoyant Pipeline

Design, Analysis, and Failures of Geosynthetically Reinforced Retaining Walls and Steep Soil Slopes Short Course

Fast-Track Repairs of Critical Levee Erosion Sites

Existing Sewer Evaluation and Rehabilitation
Fully revised and updated, this authoritative volume offers the most comprehensive information available on maintenance, repair, rehabilitation, and replacement of existing sewers. This...

Progressive Collapse Of Structures By Uwe Starossek. London: Thomas Telford Limited, 2009.

Inadequate Gusset Plates Probable Cause of I-35W Bridge Collapse

Beyond Failure: Forensic Case Studies for Civil Engineers by Norbert J. Delatte Jr., Reston, Va.: ASCE Press, 2008

CoreBits: Allied Organizations´┐ŻDesign, Analysis, and Failures of Geosynthetically Reinforced Retaining Walls and Steep Soil Slopes Short Course; New Search Tool to Find ASFE Case Histories

Cleaning and Inspection
This chapter discusses the cleaning and inspection of culverts and storm sewers....

Evaluation and Condition Assessment
To determine whether a culvert or storm sewer needs to be renewed, an inspection needs to be conducted and the findings recorded. The first step in such a program is to establish a standard...

Discussion of Time for Development of Internal Erosion and Piping in Embankment Dams by Robin Fell, Chi Fai Wan, John Cyganiewicz, and Mark Foster
(Originally published in J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 2004, 130(9), 980-981.)...

Bridges: Underdesigned Gusset Plates Cited by NTSB in I-35W Bridge Collapse Investigation

Business: Bechtel/PB Settle Claims with Massachusetts regarding Boston Tunnel Failures

Book Review: Patent Failure: How Judges, Bureaucrats, and Lawyers Put Innovators at Risk by James Bessen and Michael J. Meurer. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2008

Toward a Unified Approach to Anchorage in Reinforced Concrete Design
The introduction of rationalized design procedures for cast-in and post-installed anchors inEurope and the U.S. was intended to provide a uniform factor of safety for anchorages inconcrete,...

2008 Civil Engineering Industry Buyer' Guide
A Special Supplement to Civil Engineering Magazine
This guide covers the following topics: Construction materials; Geotechnical and environmental; Information technology; Pipelines, sewers, and accessories; Professional and professional...

ASCE Responds to 1-35W Bridge Collapse

 

 

 

 

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