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Happy Birthday! The Dubai Metro turns 10 years old todaySep 09, 2019<p>It’s hard to believe but it was just 10 years ago today, on September 9, 2009, that Dubai Metro came into our lives – not only making travelling around Dubai easier, but cheaper as well.<br />The Dubai Metro was an idea of His Highness Sheikh ...
An L.A.-area fault looked dormant. Turns out it can cause a 6.4-magnitude quake, study says.Sep 05, 2019<p>Scientists thought the Wilmington blind‐thrust fault that runs deep under the Los Angeles region had been dormant since the Late Pliocene era, millions of years ago. But a new study reveals that it’s very much alive, and capable of generating the ...
Ville-Marie and Viger: Downtown tunnels are getting a makeoverSep 05, 2019<p>They handle 118,000 vehicles per day, are surrounded by an ancient river and can pump out the equivalent of two Olympic-sized swimming pools of water daily.<br />The tunnels that run under the city’s downtown core, next to métro stations, pedestrian ...
Greece grants Eldorado permits for gold projectSep 03, 2019<p>Eldorado Gold (NYSE: EGO) confirmed on Tuesday that it has recieved installation permits for its Skouries project and its Olympias mine from the Greek Ministry of Energy and Environment.<br>Vancouver-based Eldorado has two operating mines and two development ...
Fossil discovery reveals face of oldest early human ancestorAug 30, 2019<p>The face of the oldest early human ancestor has been revealed by the discovery in Ethiopia of a 3.8 million-year-old near-complete skull.<br>The uncovered fossil, which provides insight into a pivotal period for human evolution, belongs to the species Australopithecus ...
Tunnel flooded near Edinburgh blocks trains in and out of cityAug 08, 2019<p>A major railway through Edinburgh has been flooded after heavy rain over Wednesday.<br />Trains in and out of Edinburgh were hit by flooding in Linlithgow, west of the capital, which caused the line between the town and city to close.<br />ScotRail has ...
Mount Polley mine disaster 5 years later; emotions, accountability unresolvedAug 05, 2019<p>People are swimming and fishing in Quesnel Lake five years after the largest environmental mining disaster in Canadian history, but residents of Likely, B.C., are still struggling with unresolved emotions about what happened and who will be held accountable ...
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GEOGUIDE 1 - GUIDE TO RETAINING WALL DESIGN (2000)
<p>This Geoguide presents a recommended standard of good practice for the design of retaining walls in Hong Kong. This guide covers the types of retaining walls, including conventional reinforced concrete walls, gravity walls, crib walls, gabion walls etc.</p ...
Added on Sep 08, 2012 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
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