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<p>Premature deterioration of concrete at the joints in concrete pavements and parking lots has been reported across the northern states. The distress is first observed as shadowing when microcracking near the joints traps water, later exhibiting as significant ...
Reference: Sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) DTFH61-06-H-00011 Work Plan 26
Railway transitions experience differential movements due to differences in track system stiffness, track damping characteristics, foundation type, ballast settlement from fouling and/or degradation, as well as fill and subgrade settlement. This differential ...
Reference: Proceedings of International Symposium on Geotechnical Engineering for High-Speed Transportation Infrastructure, Hangzhou, China, October 26-28, 2012
This paper describes the lab and in situ site characterization works performed. In order to characterize as accurately as possible these marls, different levels in depth have been distinguished.
Reference: Slope Stability. CSIRO
<p>This report details the forensic investigations conducted to identify the causes of pavement failures shortly after a rehabilitation activity on five interstate highway projects in Oregon, and the research efforts conducted to develop guidelines to minimize ...
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This paper presents the investigation and stabilization of landsldie in permafrost material
Reference: Proceedings of the first North American Conference on landslides, Colorado USA, 2007
<p>During the planning of the Mae Ngad-Mae Kuang project a comprehensive geological/geotechnical investigation program led to an optimization of the alignment with respect to technical and environmental risks. Different options for the construction of the ...
Reference: "International Symposium on Underground Excavation and Tunnelling, 2-4 February 2006, Bangkok, Thailand"
 
This document is designed to provide guidance for performing a site investigation of a petroleum releasein North Dakota.
Reference: "INVESTIGATIONS OF CONTAMINANT RELEASE SITES NORTH DAKOTA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Division of Waste Management and Division of Water Quality Revision: 11/2006"
 
The purpose of this handbook is to provide Geotechnical Engineers with a guide to the proper procedures in the performance of geotechnical activities for the Florida Department of Transportation. Specifically, this handbook is intended to define the tasks ...
Reference: State Materials Office Gainesville, Florida, April 2004
This manual is the reference text used for the FHWA NHI course No. 132031 on Subsurface Investigations and reflects current practice for such. The planning, execution, and interpretation of geotechnical site explorations in natural soil and rock are presented ...
Reference: "National Highway Institute Publication No. FHWA NHI-01-031 Federal Highway Administration"
 
This Geoguide presents a recommended standard of good practice for site investigation in Hong Kong. The Geoguide follows closely the British Standards BS 5930:1981 but recommendations adapted to suit local conditions and practices. This guide gives good site ...
Reference: Geotechnical Engineering Office, Civil Engineering Department, The Government of the Hong Kong, 2000