Lessons Learned from the December 26, 2004 Sumatra Quake and Tsunami
On December 26, 2004, a devastating earthquake occurred off the western coast of Sumatra, Indonesia, creating seismic and tsunami waves felt by people who live around the Indian Ocean....

CoreBits: Industry News — Dr. William L. Fisher to Receive Marcus Milling Legendary Geoscientist Medal; British Geological Survey Brings Together Geological Information; REDI Engineering, Inc. Relocates; IFAI Seeks Participants for China Fact-Finding Mission; 2007 SP Prize for Excellence in Practice of Geotechnical Engineering; PDCA of Mid-Atlantic to Sponsor Conference on Design and Installation of Cost-Efficient Piles; PDCA Announces Dynamic Pile Testing Seminar

Marcuson Discusses Seismic Design and Embankment Dams at 4th CECAR

Foundation Engineering Handbook
Design and Construction with the 2006 International Building Code
This practical resource focuses on foundation engineering, emphasizing the geotechnical aspects and the use of the International Building Code(R). Chapters Include: . Chapter 1: Introduction...

In the Field: Seismic Solutions Can Enhance Resilience, Says Bruneau

Seismic Engineering: Researchers Study Seismic Events on the Moon

Seismic Engineering: Berkeley Campus Seismic Safety Efforts Documented in New Guidebook

Research: Seismic Risk Mitigation for Ports to Be Examined in Full-Scale Tests

Seismic Engineering: Report Examines Earthquake Damage in Hawaii

Dams: Maintaining Ductility Plays Role in Seismic Modification of Dam

Seismic Rehabilitation of Saluda Dam

Seismic Analysis is a Pushover

Corebits: Geo-Institute News — Geo-Denver 2007 February 18-21, 2007 Adam's Mark Hotel Denver, Co.; the 7th International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics (FMGM) September 24-27, 2007 Boston Park Plaza & Towers Boston, MA; G-I Governor Appointed to Second Term on G-I Board; Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics (GEESD IV) May 18-22, 2008 Sacramento, CA; ASCE Election Results; Geomechanics II: Testing, Modeling, and Simulation; New Technical Region Director's Report; Grad Students: Start Your Own G-I Student organization; Job Hunting?

NewsBriefs: Skyscraper May Be Leading to Increased Seismic Activity (USA Today)

Seismic Calculation and '97 UBC
This chapter discusses seismic calculations in Microsoft Excel....

Seismic Calculations
This chapter discusses seismic calculations in Microsoft Excel....

Seismic Calculations: ASCE/SEI 7-05
This chapter discusses seismic calculations in Microsoft Excel....

LN2 Bulk Storage Tank: Test Measurements
This chapter discusses storage tank test measurement data....

LRFD Compared to Working Strength Loads
This chapter contains examples used to demonstrate the design of footings to resist seismic loads....

Field Testing and Analysis of Laterally Loaded Piles in Stiff Clay





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