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Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics. Underground construction

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  • Information Technology in Geo-Engineeringby D.G. Toll; H. Zhu; A. Osman

    IOS Press 2014; US$ 157.00

    Information technology continues to evolve and remains central to all aspects of geo-engineering. Key issues are the effective use and re-use of data, particularly within Building Information Modelling (BIM) frameworks; the use of smart monitoring; artificial intelligence and data processing techniques. All these contribute to improvements in design... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineering Designby Ming Xiao

    Wiley 2015; US$ 65.95

    This accessible, clear, concise and contemporary text in geotechnical engineering design covers the major design topics, making it the one stop shop for students. Packed with self-test problems and projects, and with a detailed online solution manual, it presents the state of the art in engineering practice, including soil nail walls, liquefaction,... more...

  • Soil Mechanics Fundamentals and Applications, Second Editionby Isao Ishibashi; Hemanta Hazarika

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 99.95

    Introduction Soil Mechanics and Related Fields Biography of Dr. Karl von Terzaghi Uniqueness of Soils Approaches to Soil Mechanics Problems Examples of Soil Mechanics Problems References Physical Properties of Soils Introduction Origin of Soils Soil Particle Shapes Definitions of Terms with Three-Phase Diagram Particle Size and Gradation Summary... more...

  • Qualitätsanforderungen beim Schmelzschweißen metallischer Werkstoffeby Rainer Zwätz; DIN e.V.; DVS

    Beuth 2007; US$ 43.20

    Dieser Kommentar unterstützt Betriebe beim Umsetzen der schweißtechnischen Qualitätsanforderungen nach DIN EN ISO 3834-1 bis -5. Er vermittelt dem Konstrukteur, Abnahmeingenieur und Mitarbeiter von Einkaufsabteilungen die bei der Untervergabe von Schweißarbeiten zu beachtenden Aspekte. Dazu werden die relevanten Grundnormen übersichtlich aufgelistet,... more...

  • Rock Jointsby Georg Mandl

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2005; US$ 179.00

    "Rock Joints" deals with the mechanical genesis of joints in rocks. It is aimed at a comprehensible presentation of the underlying mechanical processes of various types of joints and joint systems. Field examples illustrate formational aspects of jointing, and Mohr's stress circle is used where possible to simplify the mathematics. more...

  • The Coupled Theory of Mixtures in Geomechanics with Applicationsby George Z. Voyiadjis; Chung R. Song

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 139.00

    This book contains recent advances on theory of mixtures in geo-mechanics. It presents all the necessary material that is published and scattered in different journals. The book presents both basic principles and advanced topics. It includes a chapter on comparison of theoretical and experimental results. The first part of the book deals with the historic... more...

  • Excavations and Foundations in Soft Soilsby Hans-Georg Kempfert; Berhane Gebreselassie

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 209.00

    Reviews the experiences with, as well as developments and research results on excavations and foundations in and on soft soil deposits. This work aims to give an overview of the state of the art of material properties of soft soils and their application in excavations, different types of foundations and stabilization methods. more...

  • After the Destruction of Giant Buddha Statue in Bamilyan (Afghanistan) in 2001by Claudio Margottini

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This work reports on a real adventure in earth science and conservation, dealing with the UNESCO’s emergency activities implemented in Bamiyan (Central Afghanistan) for the recovery and rehabilitation of the cliff and niches after the destruction of the two famous Giant Statues in 2001. Since 2002 an international effort has been made to... more...

  • Bodenkundliche Baubegleitung BBBby Bundesverband Boden e.V.

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 41.09

    Die Bodenkundliche Baubegleitung trägt dazu bei, Bodenbeeinträchtigungen durch Bauprozesse zu vermeiden bzw. zu vermindern, die Abstimmung mit den betroffenen Bodennutzern zu erleichtern sowie die Folgekosten für Rekultivierungen nach Bauabschluss zu reduzieren. Anwendung findet die Bodenkundliche Baubegleitung bei allen flächenhaft in den Boden eingreifenden... more...

  • Soil Mechanicsby William Powrie

    CRC Press 2002; US$ 265.00

    1 Origins and Classifications of Soils 2 Soil Strength 3 Groundwater, Permeability and Seepage 4 One-Dimensional Compression and consolidation 5 The Triaxial Test and Soil Behaviour 6 Calculation of Soil Settlements using Elasticity Methods 7 The Application of Plasticity and Limit Equilibrium Methods to Retaining Walls... more...