Test Wall Promises Big Savings (Available in Geo-Environmental Special Issue Only)
A new kind of retaining wall is being tested in Texas at a National Geotechnical Experiment site. The wall is a variation of soil-mixing that uses fewer columns, which saves time, materials...

Design and Construction of Earth Retaining Systems
This proceedings, Design and Construction of Earth Retaining Systems, contains papers presented at sessions sponsored by the Geo-Institute...

Superfund Success, Superfast
After 15 years of indecision, unprecedented cooperation among regulatory agencies, community action groups, and Potentially Responsible Parties (PRPs) resulted in the completion of remedial...

The Armoring of California's Coast

Cyclopean Seawall Repair and Berth Deepening 10th Avenue Marine Terminal, San Diego, California

Interim Pier 400 Landfill Status Report

Propagation Property of Dynamic Pressure Through Reclaimed Sand Behind Caisson-Type Seawalls

Design of a Perforated Breakwater

Walls of Defense
During a bomb blast, most physical damage and injury occurs when exterior walls fail to protect building occupants. Exterior walls designed to withstand exterior blasts and to break away...

Suspended Sediment Response to Wave Reflection

Numerical Modeling of Coastal Flooding

Irregular Wave Forces on Crown Walls

Field Measurements of Wave Overtopping on Seawall Covered with Armor Units

Effects of Steep Bed Slopes on Depth-Limited Wave Breaking

Sim City of Angels
Using advanced computing techniques, UCLA researchers are developing a virtual model of the entire 4,000 sp mi Los Angeles basin. Accurate to the level of graffiti on the walls and store...

Performance of a Stilling Basin with Partially Short Walls

Permeable Reactive Wall Remediation of Chlorinated Hydrocarbons in Groundwater: NAS Moffett Field, Mountain View, California

Shaking Table Tests on Seismic Behavior of Quay Walls Subjected to Backfill Liquefaction

Earth Pressures on Rigid Walls During Earthquakes

Seismic Design of a Landslide Stabilization Wall in Seattle Clays





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