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<p>Dams play a vital role in our lives. They meet demand for drinking, irrigation and industrial water supply; they control floods, increase dry-weather flows in rivers and creeks and give opportunities for various recreational activities. But besides being ...
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<p>This Code provides practical guidance for persons conducting a business or undertaking on how to manage the health and safety risks associated with excavation work. This Code applies to all types of excavation work, including bulk excavations more than ...
Reference: PN11577 Excavation work – Code of Practice 2013
 
<p>This EC provides guidance on the design of I-walls used as flood barriers on either coastal or inland flood risk management systems. This EC will be updated periodically as more information becomes available to incorporate results of additional physical ...
Reference: EC 1110-2-6066
 
<p>These guidelines are prepared pursuant to s. 342 of the Act for failure impact assessment of water storage dams and issued by the chief executive of the Department of Environment and Resource Management (DERM). The Act can be accessed on the internet.</p ...
Reference: Department of Enviroment and Resource Management, Queensland Government
The purpose of this circular is to provide the results of a recently completed study to geotechnical engineers and engineering geologists responsible for managing and mitigating rockfalls.
Filed under: Rock Mechanics -  Rock Falls
Reference: TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH CIRCULAR E-C141
The Transportation Research Board’s (TRB) Soil and Rock Instrumentation Committee initiated the development of an e-circular on the use of inclinometers to facilitate technology transfer to state department of transportation (DOT) engineers and researchers ...
Reference: TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH Number E-C129 October 2008
<p>Tunnels lined with concrete formed on site are subject to ageing and developments that may endanger their stability, functions, safety and the required level of service. A certain number of defects are inevitably noted during or after tunnel construction. ...
Reference: AFTES Recommendations, Association Francaise Des Tunnels GT36R101
 
<p>The purpose of this guide is to provide an advisory document for the design, construction and control of concrete structures reinforced with FRP bars. The approach followed is that of the limit states semi-probabilistic method, while the format adopted ...
Reference: CNR-DT 203/2006
The Gujarat State Disaster Management Authority Gandhinagar and the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur are happy to present the IITK-GSDMA Guidelines on Seismic Design of Earth Dams and Embankments to the professional engineering community in the country. ...
Reference: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur
 
<p>The purpose of this document is to give guidance for the design and construction of foundations in Hong Kong. It is aimed at professionals and supervisory personnel involved in the design and construction of foundations. The document has been prepared on ...
Reference: GEO PUBLICATION No. 1/2006