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Engineering geology. Rock mechanics. Soil mechanics. Underground construction

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  • Introduction to Soil Mechanicsby B?la Bod?; Colin Jones

    Wiley 2013; US$ 53.95 US$ 46.76

    Introduction to Soil Mechanics, Béla Bodó & Colin Jones Introduction to Soil Mechanics covers the basic principles of soil mechanics, illustrating why the properties of soil are important, the techniques used to understand and characterise soil behaviour and how that knowledge is then applied in construction.   The... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineeringby Jean-Louis Briaud

    Wiley 2013; US$ 165.00 US$ 143.00

    Written by a leader on the subject, Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering is first introductory geotechnical engineering textbook to cover both saturated and unsaturated soil mechanics. Destined to become the next leading text in the field, this book presents a new approach to teaching the subject, based on fundamentals of unsaturated soils, and... more...

  • Foundation Engineering for Expansive Soilsby John D. Nelson; Kuo Chieh Chao; Daniel D. Overton; Erik J. Nelson

    Wiley 2015; US$ 140.00 US$ 121.33

    Your guide to the design and construction of foundations on expansive soils Foundation Engineering for Expansive Soils fills a significant gap in the current literature by presenting coverage of the design and construction of foundations for expansive soils. Written by an expert author team with nearly 70 years of combined industry experience,... more...

  • Soil Mechanics Fundamentals (Metric Version)by Muni Budhu

    Wiley 2015; US$ 70.00 US$ 60.67

    An accessible, clear, concise, and contemporary course in geotechnical engineering, this key text: strikes a balance between theory and practical applications for an introductory course in soil mechanics keeps mechanics to a minimum for the students to appreciate the background, assumptions and limitations of the theories discusses implications... more...

  • Geotechnical Engineering Designby Ming Xiao

    Wiley 2015; US$ 65.95 US$ 57.16

    An accessible, clear, concise, and contemporary course in geotechnical engineering design. covers the major in geotechnical engineering packed with self-test problems and projects with an on-line detailed solutions manual presents the state-of-the-art field practice covers both Eurocode 7 and ASTM standards (for the US) more...

  • Soil Mechanics Fundamentals (Imperial Version)by Muni Budhu

    Wiley 2015; US$ 80.00 US$ 69.33

    This accessible, clear and concise textbook strikes a balance between theory and practical applications for an introductory course in soil mechanics for undergraduates in civil engineering, construction, mining and geological engineering.   Soil Mechanics Fundamentals lays a solid foundation on key principles of soil mechanics for application... more...

  • Smith's Elements of Soil Mechanicsby Ian Smith

    Wiley 2014; US$ 51.95 US$ 45.02

    The 9 th edition maintains the content on all soil mechanics subject areas - groundwater flow, soil physical properties, stresses, shear strength, consolidation and settlement, slope stability, retaining walls, shallow and deep foundations, highways, site investigation - but has been expanded to include a detailed explanation of how to use Eurocode... more...

  • Soil Strength and Slope Stabilityby J. Michael Duncan; Stephen G. Wright; Thomas L. Brandon

    Wiley 2014; US$ 160.00 US$ 138.67

    The definitive guide to the critical issue of slope stability and safety Soil Strength and Slope Stability, Second Edition presents the latest thinking and techniques in the assessment of natural and man-made slopes, and the factors that cause them to survive or crumble. Using clear, concise language and practical examples, the book explains... more...

  • Statik im Erdbauby ; Henner rke

    Wiley 2012; US$ 86.50 US$ 74.97

    Bei der statischen Berechnung von Erdbauten stehen die Probleme der Standsicherheit im Vordergrund. In diesem Buch werden die Nachweise f?r B?schungen, D?mme sowie St?tzmauern behandelt und Anregungen f?r einheitliche Ans?tze gegeben. Ausgew?hlte Zahlenbeispiele verdeutlichen die Zusammenh?nge zwischen den Sicherheitsbedingungen. Als Darstellungsart... more...

  • Risk and Reliability in Geotechnical Engineeringby Kok-Kwang Phoon; Jianye Ching

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 169.95

    Establishes Geotechnical Reliability as Fundamentally Distinct from Structural Reliability Reliability-based design is relatively well established in structural design. Its use is less mature in geotechnical design, but there is a steady progression towards reliability-based design as seen in the inclusion of a new Annex D on "Reliability of... more...