Recycled Materials for Embankment Construction
Obtaining good quality soils at reasonable costs for use in embankment construction is becoming difficult and hence, attention is directed towards finding alternative materials. On the...

Role of Constituents on the Behavior of Flowable Fly Ash Fill
Flowable fills are increasingly used as backfill materials for pipes and retaining structures because of ease of placement and performance of the solidified material. But the role of its...

Quarry Conversion
All over the country, old landfills are filling rapidly, and potential new sites�and public support for them�are in short supply. Cities are faced with increasing solid waste disposal...

Robert E. Lee and the Saving of the St. Louis Riverfront (St. Louis Section)

Fluid Mechanics
An Interactive Text
This multimedia CD ROM, Fluid Mechanics: An Interactive Text, brings to life every topic and phenomenon associated with the study of fluid...

Hydraulics of Open Channel Flow
This text is designed to make a deliberate effort to extend the modern fluid mechanics approach into the analysis of open channel flow without necessarily requiring the use of advanced...

Bridge Within a Bridge
A multinational consortium retrofitted the Tagus River suspension bridge in Lisbon, Portugal. The retrofit included widening the roadway deck from five to six lanes, installing a railroad...

Leachate, Bacteria to Eat Up Garbage in Landfill

Transparent Soils to Image 3D Flow and Deformations

Maintaining Airport Operations During APM Construction

When the Levee Inflates
Rubber dams�long, flexible tubes, anchored to a concrete base and abutments and inflated with air or water�have been used since the 1950s, but installations have risen as technology has...

Rebuilding Bosnia
A civil engineer serving in the U.S. Army Reserve on deployment in Bosnia-Herzegovina gives a first-hand account of construction in a war-torn country. As a member of the Environmental...

Automatic Control and Instrumentation

California Probable Maximum Precipitation

A Verification System for Probabilistic Hydrograph Forecasts

Advanced Hydrologic Forecasting Products for Flood and Drought Mitigation

Flood Protection Using Inflatable Dams

Solid Waste

Water and Waste at the U.S./Mexico Border: Post-NAFTA Issues

Environmental Impact Evaluation Using a River Basin Network Flow Model





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