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New and Published Books

  1. Earth Pressure and Earth-Retaining Structures, Third Edition

    By Chris R.I. Clayton, Rick I. Woods, Andrew J. Bond, Jarbas Milititsky

    Effectively Calculate the Pressures of Soil When it comes to designing and constructing retaining structures that are safe and durable, understanding the interaction between soil and structure is at the foundation of it all. Laying down the groundwork for the non-specialists looking to gain an...

    Published May 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Jet Grouting

    Technology, Design and Control

    By Paolo Croce, Alessandro Flora, Giuseppe Modoni

    Unlike similar titles providing general information on ground improvement, Jet Grouting: Technology, Design and Control is entirely devoted to the role of jet grouting – its methods and equipment, as well as its applications. It discusses the possible effects of jet grouting on different soils and...

    Published February 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. The Foundation Engineering Handbook, Second Edition

    Edited by Manjriker Gunaratne

    Considering how structures interact with soil, and building proper foundations, is vital to ensuring public safety and to the longevity of buildings. Understanding the strength and compressibility of subsurface soil is essential to the foundation engineer. The Foundation Engineering Handbook,...

    Published November 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Baltic Piling

    Edited by M. Mets, R. Raudsepp

    'Baltic Piling' contains the proceedings of the ‘Baltic Piling Days 2012’ (Tallinn, Estonia, 3-5 September 2012). The book includes contributions on current issues in pile foundation engineering: - Interaction of pile and grillage; - Formation of pile bearing capacity - Settlements of piles - Pile...

    Published July 29th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Geotechnics and Heritage

    Case Histories

    Edited by Emilio Bilotta, Alessandro Flora, Stefania Lirer, Carlo Viggiani

    Conservation of monuments and historic sites is one of the most challenging problems facing modern civilization. It involves various cultural, humanistic, social, technical, economical and administrative factors, intertwining in inextricable patterns. The complexity of the topic is such that...

    Published June 3rd 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Geotechnical Engineering for the Preservation of Monuments and Historic Sites

    Edited by Emilio Bilotta, Alessandro Flora, Stefania Lirer, Carlo Viggiani

    All the traces of historic heritage are a fundamental part of our environment and reward us in the form of cultural enrichment, with the ability to have a positive effect both on our lifestyle and economy. Therefore, the preservation of ancient monuments, historic towns and sites has increasingly...

    Published May 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Installation Effects in Geotechnical Engineering

    Edited by Michael A. Hicks, Jelke Dijkstra, Marti Lloret-Cabot, Minna Karstunen

    Installation effects in geotechnical engineering contains the proceedings of the International Conference on Installation Effects in Geotechnical Engineering (Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 24-27 March 2013), the closing conference of GEO-INSTALL (FP7/2007-2013, PIAG-GA-2009-230638), an...

    Published March 5th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. The Deep Mixing Method

    By Masaki Kitazume, Masaaki Terashi

    The Deep Mixing Method (DMM), a deep in-situ soil stabilization technique using cement and/or lime as a stabilizing agent, was developed in Japan and in the Nordic countries independently in the 1970s. Numerous research efforts have been made in these areas investigating properties of treated soil,...

    Published February 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Ground Improvement, Third Edition

    Edited by Klaus Kirsch, Alan Bell

    When finding another location, redesigning a structure, or removing troublesome ground at a project site are not practical options, prevailing ground conditions must be addressed. Improving the ground—modifying its existing physical properties to enable effective, economic, and safe construction—to...

    Published November 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Theory and Practice of Pile Foundations

    By Wei Dong Guo

    Pile Foundations are an essential basis for many structures. It is vital that they be designed with the utmost reliability, because the cost of failure is potentially huge. Covering a whole range of design issues relating to pile design, this book presents economical and efficient design solutions...

    Published November 14th 2012 by CRC Press