Ground freezing – Papers

Figure ground freezing with liquid nitrogen Construction dewatering and ground freezing Professor Kamran M. Nemati. University of Washington. “This manual was prepared by the Office of Environmental Engineering, California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). The manual establishes uniform policies and guidelines to support dewatering operations on construction sites. It is neither intended as, nor does it establish a legal standard for those functions. The guidelines herein are for the information and guidance of the resident … Read more

Soil Nailing – Papers

Guide to Soil Nail design and construction Civil Engineering and Development Department. The Government of the Hong Kong. Special Administrative Region. “This Geoguide presents a recommended standard of good practice for the design, construction, monitoring and maintenance ofsoil-nailed systems in Hong Kong…”. Design and construction guidelines for a soil nail wall system New York State Department of Transportation “The Designer shall consult with the Regional Geotechnical Engineer (RGE) as early as possible in the design … Read more

Cut-off walls – Papers

Plastic concrete cut-off walls in earth dams US Army Corps of Engineers. “This research was conducted to quantify the stress-strain-strength behavior and permeability of plastic concrete, and to develop design data for specifying plastic concrete for use in a diaphragm cutoff wall for an earth dam…”. Deformation and Hydraulic Conductivity of Cement-Bentonite Slurry Cut-Off Walls Nuha Jamal Alzayani. “Cement-Bentonite slurry cut-off walls are low permeability vertical barriers that are used for cutting-off water flow in … Read more