Twenty-First Century Terminal
The Port of Los Angeles is already the busiest container facility in the United States, and the eighth busiest in the world. In 2000 it handled some 112 million tons (102 million Mg) of...

Technology: Atomic-Level Tests Measure Material Fatigue

Gap Analysis for Durability of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite in Civil Infrastructure
Prepared by the Civil Engineering Research Foundation. This report provides the results of a study on what is known and not known about the use of...

Moving Mountains
The earthmoving and rock-crushing operations at the Eastside Reservoir represented one of the largest such projects in the history of the United States. The earth and rock-fill dams required...

Experimental Approach
One of the best kept secrets during World War II, the K-25 facility in the Cumberland Mountains of East Tennessee prepared uranium for use in nuclear weapons. By 1987, the 13 million sq...

Erosion Control Mat Protects Landfill Cap

Bid Bond Failure Is Material Variance

Heterogeneous Materials Analyzed

On Martian Soil
Discussions are ongoing about how and when to build human settlements on other worlds. Many scientific discussions have focused on settlements on Mars, and how the initial colonists would...

Concrete-Filled FRP Tubes Tested

Road Test
The National Center for Asphalt Technology at Auburn University is building a $7 million, 1.8 mi (2.9 km) oval test track to perform accelerated pavement loading experiments. At least...

Unstable Slopes Get Pinned with Recycled Plastic

On the Cutting Edge
Smart materials, innovative monitoring systems and sensors, exotic tunnel-boring machines, and self-sustaining treatment systems are among the latest technology advancements that are helping...

Opting for FRP Bridge Deck Conserves Time and Money

Modeling the Impacts of Dredged Material Placement in Upper Chesapeake Bay

Modeling Water Quality for Dredged Material Disposal

Sources of Uncertainty for Oil Spill Simulations

Effects of Bed Coarsening on Sediment Transport

Simulation of the Oil Trajectory and Fate on the Diamond Grace Spill in Tokyo Bay

San Diego Regional Beach Sand Project
The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) is proposing the San Diego Regional Beach Sand Project to replenish the County's beaches. SANDAG represents the Cities within San Diego...

 

 

 

 

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