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How climate change is reshaping the AlpsMar 23, 2023<p>As the frozen "glue" that helps hold the rock faces of the Alps together begins to thaw, mountaineers face a growing risk of sudden rockfall.</p>
The Wave Of Arizona Is A 190-Million-Year-Old Geological MasterpieceMar 22, 2023<p>The Wave can be found in the Coyote Buttes North area of the Colorado Plateau just along the border between Utah and Arizona. <br />It’s made of sandstone, which is relatively prone to erosion from water and wind over lengthy periods of time. Sandstone ...
Venus: Proof of active volcanoes—at lastMar 19, 2023<p>Venus is almost the same size, mass and density as Earth. So it should be generating heat in its interior (by the decay of radioactive elements) at much the same rate as the Earth does. On Earth, one of the main ways in which this heat leaks out is via ...
The World’s Longest Bicycle Tunnel Opens in Norway Next MonthMar 16, 2023<p>When most cities explore methods of making their streets friendlier for cyclists and pedestrians, government agencies usually propose installing protected bike lanes or maybe closing down a street to vehicle traffic. Almost no municipality is ever ambitious ...
Popular Zakynthos beach to remain closed this summer due to landslide riskMar 16, 2023<p>Authorities on the Ionian island of Zakynthos have decided to keep Navagio beach, a popular tourist destination famous for its signature shipwreck, closed to tourists this summer, for fear of landslides. <br />The decision to prohibit access to the Navagio ...
Koh-i-noor diamond a 'symbol of conquest' in new display of Crown JewelsMar 16, 2023<p>A new exhibition at the Tower of London featuring the Crown Jewels will describe the controversial Koh-i-noor diamond as a “symbol of conquest”.<br />The display, which will open to the public in May, weeks after the coronation of the King Charles ...
A Month Since the Devastating Earthquake in TurkeyMar 08, 2023<p>This week marked the passing of one month since a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck near the Turkish city of Gaziantep on February 6, followed by dozens of powerful aftershocks. More than 50,000 deaths have been reported across southern Turkey and northwestern ...
Pit Viper 271: Rotary blasthole drill rig - Large range
Added on Oct 09, 2012 in Equipment
This is a fully interactive program for the analysis of structural cross sections.
Added on Oct 02, 2012 in Software
MICROPILE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION (REFERENCE MANUAL FOR NHI COURSE 132078) (2005)
The use of micropiles has grown significantly since their conception in the 1950s, and in particular since the mid-1980s. Micropiles have been used mainly as foundation support elements to resist static and seismic loads, and to a lesser extent, as in-situ ...
Added on Mar 05, 2013 in Publications
Geotechpedia reached a 1000 links on Geotechnical Software Applications!
Since 2012 Geotechpedia’s database is continually growing of geotechnical engineering information, including links for free geotechnical paper and publications, links for geotechnical equipment, hardware and heavy duty machinery, links for geotechnical software applications etc. Geotechpedia team is now pleased to announce that a thousand links on Geotechnical Software Applications have been registered! Each software is … Continue reading Geotechpedia reached a 1000 links on Geotechnical Software Applications!
Feb 07, 2019
Geosysta winning the Greece Challenge for ReTiMoS landslide monitor system, in the ESNC 2018!
Geosysta participated in the European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) with the idea: “Real time monitoring of slopes and landslides with low cost GNSS receivers (ReTiMoS)” and was the Regional Winner of Greece. Geosysta’s real time, cloud-based software Minefeed produces reliable storage, evaluation and alerts for slope stability monitoring based on records captured by topographic and … Continue reading Geosysta winning the Greece Challenge for ReTiMoS landslide monitor system, in the ESNC 2018!
Dec 17, 2018