Structures Congress 2007
The Congress' technical program was designed with the practicing structural engineer in mind while maintaining a rigorous standard for the academic presentations. Topics include:...

Post and Pad
As the name implies, this type of foundation consists of a concrete or wood pad placed on or buried in the ground. It is the lowest priced option for buildings on frozen silt, which may...

Direct Causes of the Catastrophe
This chapter examines direct physical causes of the hurricane protection system failures, including soil strength assessments and pumping station limitations....

NewsBriefs: Poll Finds America's Favorite Structures (The Wall Street Journal)

Historic Preservation: New Drainage System, Structural Improvements Stabilize Historic Virginia House

Hurricane Protection System
This chapter discusses hurricane protection systems. Topics include standard project hurricane, levees and floodwalls, datums and elevations, and interior drainage and pump stations....

Structural Engineering: Concrete Fins Will Support Dubayy Tower

Probabilistic Fatigue Analysis of Fixed Offshore Structures

Stability of Offshore Gravity Structures Foundations by the Upper Bound Method

A New Deepwater Offshore Platform – The Guyed Tower

Structural Engineering: Exterior 'Cores' Alone Will Support Spain's Tallest Tower

Structural Engineering: New Jersey Clubhouse 'Floats' on Reclaimed Landfill

In the Field: FEMA Course on Building Security Deemed a Success

Geotechnical Considerations in Foundation Design of Offshore Gravity Structures

Forensic Engineering: Tendon Failure Raises Questions about Grout in Posttensioned Bridges

In the Field: Demand for Structural Steel Expected to Remain Strong

CoreBits: Geo-Institute News — The 7th International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics (FMGM) September 24-27, 2007, Boston Park Plaza & Towers, Boston, MA; GeoCongress 2008, Annual Congress of the Geo-Institute of ASCE, March 9-12, 2008, New Orleans, LA; Call for Papers: 11th Multidisciplinary Karst Conference, September 22-26, 2003, Tallahassee, FL; We Need Your Head; ASCE Technical Region Director Report; Voice Your Opinions on the Draft BOK; A New 2007 Publication: New Orleans Hurricane Protection System: What Went Wrong and Why.

Structural Engineering: V-Shaped Extension Soars though and over Dresden Military Museum

Concrete Answers to Global Warming

People: Budd and Buckley Receive Moles Awards

 

 

 

 

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