Rediscovering the Lost City
Since 1994, Kenneth R. Wright, P.E., of Wright Water Engineers, in Denver, has been studying evidence of civil engineering at the ruins of Machu Picchu—an ancient Inca city in the Andes...

Early Strength and Physical Properties in Accelerated Shotcrete

Shotcrete Lining Design Concepts for New and Rehabilitated Tunnels

Tunnel with Vision
Two tunnel boring machines that are being used to bore a pair of 6.6 km long tunnels under the Westerschelde estuary in the southern Netherlands must dig through loose sand and sticky...

Tied by Water
Water utilities in the Puget Sound region of Washington State face strict water quality standards and increasing water demands. Because of the Endangered Species Act, they are also under...

Sedimental Journey
A numerical shoreline evolution model was used to examine the shoreline changes associated with the release of 2.3 million m³ of beach-quality sediment from behind Matilija Dam in Ventura...

Ancient Concept, Modern Context
For several centuries, Bibliotheca Alexandrina was the cultural center of the Western world. It was built by the heirs of Alexander the Great some 2,400 years ago and burned, some say...

Foundations and Ground Improvement in the Urban Environment

Surface and Deep Vibratory Compaction of Sand

Load Transfer Behavior of Soil-Cement Columns in Soft Ground

Wastewater Trickling Filter Sinkhole Remediation with Limited Mobility Displacement Grouting

Case Study on the Application of Brugg's Pentifix System for Slope Stabilization in Switzerland

The Sealing of a Massive Water Flow through Karstic Limestone

Soil Mixing: A New Approach to Soft Soil Stabilization for Structural Support

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

Experimental Investigations of Jet-Grouting

Use of Piles and Deep Well Pumping in Slide Stabilization

Centrifugal Modeling and Numerical Analysis of the Improvement of Soft Clay under Embankment

Soil Improvement and Liquefaction Mitigation by Deep Dynamic Compaction

A Concept for Assessing Soil Compaction Efficiency

 

 

 

 

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