Book Review: Water Wars: Drought, Flood, Folly, and the Politics of Thirst by Diane Raines Ward. New York: Riverhead Books, 2002

Wind Load Provisions
This chapter discusses the different procedures for evaluating design wind loads for buildings....

Stability and Loads
This chapter examines stability and loads. Topics include stability and lateral load resistance during construction; effective lengths of cantilever columns; effect on stability of frame...

Design Loads
This chapter discusses the types of loadings that should be considered when designing overhead power lines utilizing fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) poles. For infrastructure applications...

Loading Requirements for FRP Poles Utilized in other than Utility Line Applications

Load Test Program Pays Off

Micropiles: Think Small for Big Loads

Model Water Sharing Agreements for the Twenty-First Century
Sponsored by the Task Committee for the Shared Use of Transboundary Water Resources of the Environmental and Water Resources Institute and the Laws and Institutions Committee of ASCE....

Breakwaters '99
First International Symposium on Monitoring of Breakwaters
The papers present state-of-art methods and technologies that are used in the structural and environmental monitoring of rubble mound breakwaters. Structural monitoring concerns the structural...

Update of ASCE Manuals and Reports on Engineering Practice No.74 Guidelines for Electrical Transmission Line Structural Loads
For many months there has been doubt that the latest version of ASCE Manuals and Reports on Engineering Practice No. 74. Guidelines for Electrical Transmission Line Structural Loading,...

Economic Restoration of Concrete Infrastructure at Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
United States municipalities are spending hundreds of millions of dollars annually tore place and repair corroded concrete infrastructures in wastewater systems. Structures such as wet...

Model Validation in Estimating Higher-Order Economic Losses from Natural Hazards

Riparian Water Regulations
Guidelines for Withdrawal Limitations and Permit Trading
Sponsored by the Environmental and Water Resources Institute of ASCE. This report explains how to regulate the routine withdrawal of water efficiently...

Solving Socioeconomic Problems Using Geotechnical Engineering Skills

Single-Shell Permanent Lining: Reflections from the Structural Point of View

A Softening Plasticity Model of Concrete under Non-Proportional Loading

Load Transfer Behavior of Soil-Cement Columns in Soft Ground

Grouting Program Bridges New Building Loads over Unused Railroad Tunnel

Drilled Shafts in the Virginia Piedmont

Compaction Effects Induced in Cohesionless Soils by Installation of Pressure-Injected Footings

 

 

 

 

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