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<p>The purpose of this guideline is to assist dam owners to determine the most appropriate consequence of failure classification for dams in their jurisdiction in a manner that is consistent across the province.<br />This guideline is intended to be a companion ...
Filed under: Dam Engineering
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<p>Rock Mass Classification is the process of placing a rock mass into groups or classes on defined relationships (Bieniawski, 1989) and assigning a unique description (or number) to it on the basis of similar properties/characteristics such that the behavior ...
Reference: TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Institut für Geotechnik, Gustav-Zeuner-Straße 1
<p>Using a dataset of preexisting mapped landslides, we create two maps that provide a firstorder approximation of rockfall susceptibility for the state of New Mexico. In natural hazard assessments, the term 'susceptibility' is used to describe the natural ...
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources Open-file Report 595
<p>The proposed corridor of the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) passes through a significant area of karst as it crosses the mountainous Valley and Ridge Province (the Appalachian Fold Belt) in Summers and Monroe counties, West Virginia and Giles, Craig, Montgomery, ...
Reference: FERC DOCKET CP16-10-000 Prepared as a Deposition of Record for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on behalf of Protect Our Water, Heritage, Rights (The POWHR Coalition)
<p>This report aims to identify current and expected future needs for mine water management, to describe water management procedures and decisions in different phases of a mine&rsquo;s life cycle, to introduce good practices for water balance management, and ...
Reference: VTT TECHNOLOGY 266
<p>This document aims to offer a guide to the methods for tunnel face stability assessment in mechanized tunnelling and to provide a best practice guideline for face support pressure calculations. Furthermore, the document intends to help with the choice between ...
Reference: German Tunnelling Committee (ITA-AITES)
<p>Nowadays, the vast majority of the tunnel inspection processes are performed manually by qualified operators. The process is subjective and the operators need to face very uncomfortable and even dangerous conditions such as dust environments, absence of ...
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Rockyfor3D is a simulation model that calculates trajectories of single, individually falling rocks, in three dimensions (3D). The model combines physically-based, deterministic algorithms with stochastic approaches, which makes Rockyfor3D a so-called &lsquo;probabilistic ...
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: Dorren L.K.A., 2015. Rockyfor3D (v5.2) revealed –Transparent description of the complete 3D rockfall model. ecorisQ paper (www.ecorisq.org): 32p., date 25.01.2015
 
<p>This regulation establishes policy and requirements and provides guidance for drilling in dam and levee earth embankments and/or their earth and rock foundations. The primary purpose of this regulation is to prevent damage to embankments and their foundations ...
Filed under: Soil Mechanics -  Earthworks
Reference: Regulation No. 1110-1-1807 31 December 2014
<p>This report presents an overview of the earthquake-induced changes that were observed to have affected the city&rsquo;s response to flood events. Following this Chapter 1 introduction, the second chapter presents a historical perspective of flooding and ...
Filed under: Geology -  Hydrogeology
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