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Publications tagged with [ground movement]

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<p>Continuous monitoring of subsurface ground movements is accomplished with in-place instruments utilizing automated data acquisition methods. These typically include TDR (Time Domain Reflectometry) or assemblies of several servo-accelerometer-based, electrolytic ...
Reference: SPR Research Project C-06-02
<p>This paper provides the background to the 50th Rankine Lecture. It considers the growth in emphasis of the prediction of ground displacements during design in the past two decades of the 20th century, as a result of the lessons learnt from field observations. ...
Reference: Geootechnique 61, No. 1, 5–37, 2011
Monitoring data that can be used in conjunction with current numerical capabilities are discussed, including laser scanning and webcams for developing an accurate record of construction activities, and automated and remote instrumentations to measure movements ...
Reference: NSF Engineering Research and Innovation Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 2009
<p>The Riverside large deep excavation of Shanghai international passenger center was 800m long and 100&ndash;150m wide with the depth of 13 m. The south long side of the deep excavation was at a distance of 4.6m from the parallel flood wall of Huangpu River. ...
Reference: Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground – Ng, Huang & Liu (eds), © 2009 Taylor & Francis Group, London
<p>During the design phase of a tunnel, one of the concerns of tunnel engineers is estimating ground movements induced by tunneling, in order to take steps to prevent or minimize possible damage caused by these movements, to adjacent structures. In this work, ...
Reference: Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground – Ng, Huang & Liu (eds), © 2009 Taylor & Francis Group, London
<p>Early warning systems are becoming one of the main pillars of disaster prevention in natural hazards especially where mitigation strategies are not realizable. Therefore, the call for multi-hazard early warning systems and improvement of monitoring of natural ...
Reference: GEOTECHNOLOGIEN Science Report. Early Warning Systems in Earth Management. Kick-Off-Meeting 10 October 2007 Technical University Karlsruhe, p. 75 - 88
<p>A new simple model for representing buildings is presented to allow a designer to make realistic simplifications to a building system that is consistent with major features of the structure so that the response to ground movements can be adequately represented.</p ...
Reference: Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Vol. 131, No. 10, October, 2005, 1119-2100
Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) is a remote sensing electrical measurement technique that has been used for many years to determine the spatial location and nature of various cable faults. In the 1950s TDR technology was adapted to locate and identify faults ...
Reference: Geotechnical News, June 2003
<p>This report contains eight papers presented at conferences between 1994 and 1999. These papers present many of the findings of an ongoing project of the understanding of the interaction between tunnelling processes, the associated ground movements and possible ...
Reference: Report No. OUEL 2207/99
Excavation for a cut and cover highway tunnel underpass was designed and constructed using deep soil mixing in order to limit ground movements.
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