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Maintaining the Safety of our Dams and Reservoirs

Author(s): Edited by Andrew Pepper
Publication Date: August 2014
ISBN: 9780727760340
Stock level: In stock
£147.00

Maintaining the Safety of our Dams and Reservoirs covers a wide range of topics which are of direct relevance to all who work with dams and reservoirs, whether in the UK or abroad, be they owners, maintainers, designers or constructors. The changes to the UK’s legislative ...

Dams - Benefits and Disbenefits; Assets or Liabilities?

Author(s): Edited by Andrew Pepper
Publication Date: August 2016
ISBN: 9780727761330
Stock level: In stock
£175.00

This book contains the proceedings of the 19th Biennial Conference of the British Dam Society, Dams – Benefits or Disbenefits; Assets or Liabilities? Work to reservoirs and dams today covers far more than engineering, and the papers in this book show how engineers integrat...

Transforming the Future of Infrastructure Through Smarter Information: Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction

Author(s): RJ Mair, K Soga, Y Jin, AL Parlikad and JM Schooling
Publication Date: June 2016
ISBN: 9780727761279
Stock level: Low stock
£163.75

The International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction (ICSIC) brings together world-leading academics and practitioners from the fields of infrastructure planning, asset management and sensing. Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Inform...

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Geotechnique Symposium in Print

Author(s): Stuart Haigh (ed.)
Publication Date: November 2015
ISBN: 9780727761491
Stock level: In stock
£68.50

The many large earthquakes of the last decade, including the series in Christchurch in 2010-2011 and the Tohoku earthquake in Japan, have focused even greater attention on the cyclic behaviour of soils during these events. Great advances have recently been made on all aspects...

Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development: XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

Author(s): MG Winter, DM Smith, PJL Eldred and DG Toll
Publication Date: September 2015
ISBN: 9780727760678
Stock level: Out of stock
£331.25

These volumes contain the proceedings of the XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ECSMGE), Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development. Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure and Development covers a wide range of topics...

From Sea to Shore - Meeting the Challenges of the Sea

Author(s): Edited by William Allsop and Kevin Burgess
Publication Date: September 2014
ISBN: 9780727759757
Stock level: Low stock
£403.75

The ICE Coasts, Maritime Structures and Breakwaters conference series, sponsored by the ICE for over thirty years, is the leading forum for the presentation of the latest developments in coastal and maritime engineering. The tenth conference, From Sea to Shore – Meeting the...

Bio- and Chemo- Mechanical Processes in Geotechnical Engineering

Author(s): Edited by Lyesse Laloui
Publication Date: September 2014
ISBN: 9780727760531
Stock level: Low stock
£76.75

In recent years, substantial advances have been made in understanding the coupling between chemical and biological processes and mechanical and hydraulic behaviours in soils and rocks. At the same time, experimentation and modelling capabilities have progressed significantly,...

Partial Saturation in Compacted Soils

Author(s): Edited by Domenico Gallipoli
Publication Date: March 2013
ISBN: 9780727757753
Stock level: Low stock
£76.75

Compacted soils are relevant to many geotechnical applications, from earth dams to infrastructure embankments, nuclear waste disposal and rammed-earth buildings. Every geotechnical structure made of compacted soils will include sections that remain partly saturated at least f...

Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future

Author(s): H. Hewlett
Publication Date: September 2008
ISBN: 9780727735225
Stock level: In stock
£172.00

Latest essential information on reservoir safety from the heart of the water management profession The new title from Thomas Telford contains the proceedings from the 15th Conference of the British Dam Society. Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future discusses key topics...

Risk and Variability in Geotechnical Engineering

Author(s): Edited by Dr. M. A. Hicks, PhD
Publication Date: January 2007
ISBN: 9780727734860
Stock level: Low stock
£87.00

This book presents cutting edge techniques for characterising, quantifying and modelling geomaterial variability in addition to methods for quantifying the influence of this variability on the performance of geotechnical structures. It includes state-of-the-art refereed journ...