Safeguarding Los Alamos
A forest fire that burned 48,000 ac (19,500 ha) around the Los Alamos National Laboratory, in New Mexico, in May 2000, created another problem for one of the nation's most...

Protecting the Source
The city of New York is engaged in a five-year, $1.5 billion effort to protect water quality in the upstate watersheds that are the source of its drinking water. Under the terms of a 1997...

Beach Town Cleanup
The Avila Beach remediation project in California required the demolition of numerous structures and part of the beach in order to remove more than 200,000 cu yd (153,000 m³) of contaminated...

A Full-Scale Seismic Testing Center for Soils and Structures

Evaluation Plan for the Group Evaluation of Soil Stabilization and Dust Suppression Products
This Evaluation Plan describes the nature and scope of an evaluation to determine the performance aspects and the environmental impacts of soil stabilization and dust suppression products. A number of...

Sprinkler Irrigation
In sprinkler irrigation, water is applied to the soil using a pressurized piping system with nozzles, jets, or perforated pipe that sprays the water into the air. These sprinkler devices...

Subirrigation: Water Table Management
Water table management (subirrigation) is accomplished by controlling the water table, usually through a subsurface drainage system. The crop is subirrigated with water being furnished...

Evaluation of Recent Field and Laboratory Research on Scour at Bridge Piers in Coarse Bed Materials

Effects of Flow Duration on Local Scour at Bridge Piers in New York

Through Frozen Ground
The most difficult section of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's (MBTA) Silver Line transit corridor project is approximately 112 m (400 ft) of tunnel below...

Lateral Loading Response of Piles in Calcareous Sediments

Soil-Structure Analysis of Foundations with Unified Constitutive Models for Soils and Interfaces

Validity of the Reese Model for Pile Foundations Using Variational Principles

Analysis of Pile Groups Subjected to Deep-Seated Soil Displacements

Lateral Resistance of Piles in Liquefying Sand

Studies of the Behavior of a Suction Pile with a Simplified Numerical Model

Total and Effective Stress Analysis of Suction Caissons for Gulf of Mexico Conditions

Suction Caisson Foundations in the Gulf of Mexico

Evaluation of Pile Load Tests in Soft Cohesive Louisiana Soils

State-of-the-Art of Control Systems and Soil-Structure Interaction (SSI) Effect on Active Control Structures with Embedded Foundation

 

 

 

 

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