Urban Public Transportation and Operations in Mexico City
Inhabitants of the Mexico City Metropolitan Area (MCMA) are served by several modes of transportation. In particular, transit vehicles include short units known as minibuses, buses, trolleybuses,...

Development of Transit Capacity and Quality of Service Manual
A study was conducted to develop updated principles, practices, and procedures for transit capacity and quality of service. Such a study focuses on developing a new Transit Capacity and...

A Study of the Stability of the Elms Cliffs on the Chesapeake Bay
The Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries form one of the most prized natural treasures of the United States. Although parts of the Bay's shoreline have been subjected to pollution, overdevelopment...

Humboldt Beach and Dune Monitoring
Since 1881, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has maintained the entrance channel to Humboldt Bay on the Northern California Coast. This is accomplished through the annual dredging of approximately...

Technology in Support of Policy: The Sandag Regional Beach Monitoring Program
This paper describes a regional beach monitoring program conducted in San Diego County, California, by the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG). Initiated in 1996, the program...

Small Firms Check In
Civil Engineering surveyed small business owners and employees to provide baseline information about who these entrepreneurs are, how their...

Meeting the Staffing Challenge
Civil Engineering magazine's survey of small firms reveals that finding qualified employees is the greatest management challenge...

United States Geological Survey Bridge Scour Evaluation Program in Texas

Estimating Bridge Scour in New York from Historical U.S. Geological Survey Stream Flow Measurements

Using Geophysical Data to Assess Scour Development

U.S. Geological Survey Field Measurements of Pier Scour

Detailed Field Measurement of Scour Processes During Floods

Using Geophysical Data to Assess Scour Development

Monitoring Construction Vibrations (Available in Geoenvironmental Special Issue only)
A review of procedures, criteria and equipment used to protect buildings and other structures from construction generated vibrations, the article begins by describing the importance of...

The Art of the Possible

Identifying and Baselining Boulders for Underground Construction

Tomography to Evaluate Site Conditions during Tunneling

Characterization of Uncertainty in Underground Structures

Tomographic Imaging of Soil-Tunnel Interaction

Seismic Measurements to Investigate Disturbed Rock Zones

 

 

 

 

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