Your single point of reference for all your Geotechnical Inquiries

Publications tagged with [karst]

Total Items found:
<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>The quantification of risk is fundamental to assessing its acceptability. When drafting codes of practice, the quantified risk is used in assessing the reliability of the structure and ensuring this complies with national norms. Problems arise in complex ...
Reference: ISGSR 2011 - Vogt, Schuppener, Straub & Bräu (eds) - © 2011 Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau
<p>Karst features related to geotechnical issues. An overviewof karst terrain and limestone in Malaysia.</p>
Reference: EJGE Vol. 14 [2009], Bund. P
The Lisheen Mine is an underground operation sited in the midlands of Ireland. Using a combination of open stoping and room and pillars 1.5mtpa of zinc /lead ore are mined The ore body is essentially tabular with a general thickness of 3-8metres but with large ...
Reference: 6th International Symposium on Ground Support in Mining and Civil Engineering Construction, an ISRM-Sponsored Regional Symposium
Monitoring spring discharge during storms.
Filed under: Geology -  Hydrogeology
Reference: Journal of Hydrology (2008) 351, 98-106
A global review of karst World Heritage properties: present situation,future prospects and management requirements
Reference: "World Heritage Convention IUCN World Heritage Studies 2008 Number Two"
Micropiles are small diameter replacement piles that are capable of developing high axial capacities. Their installation equipment can penetrate hard rock with greater efficiency than tools used for other more conventional foundation types. It is due, in part, ...
Reference: Contemporary Issues in Deep Foundations, GeoDenver Conference, Geotechnical Special Publication No. 158, ASCE
This study shows that contrasts in geochemical data and water level response from two locations in a karst water shed provides a better understanding of the variety of flow paths in both space and time.
Filed under: Geology -  Hydrogeology
Reference: Ground Water. 45: 281-287
This study provides detailed mineralogy of the most readily transported fraction of the clastic sediment load revealing material with composition dependent on source area, on mixing within the aquifer, and on transport mechanisms.
Filed under: Geology -  Hydrogeology
Reference: Hydrogeology Journal. 15: 255-266
This study points out that the mixing (both matrix and conduit water) can occur along different pathways (open versus closed) at different times and locations within the same basin.
Filed under: Geology -  Hydrogeology
Reference: "Geological Society of America Special Paper 404 2006 no 23: 275-282"