Engineering Geology and the Environment

Written By Paul G. Marinos
Engineering Geology and the Environment
  • Publsiher : CRC Press
  • Release : 04 October 1997
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
  • Pages : 348 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Engineering Geology and the Environment written by Paul G. Marinos which was release on 04 October 1997, this book published by CRC Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This fourth volume of five from the June 1997 conference was much delayed (the first four volumes were published in 1997). It comprises 23 special lectures solicited for the conference on various aspects of problematic soils, natural and man-made hazards, urban and regional planning, waste disposal, mines and quarries, large engineering works, and protection of geological, geographical, historical, and architectural heritage. There is no subject index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News Inc., Portland, OR

Engineering Geology and the Environment

Engineering Geology and the Environment
  • Author : Paul G. Marinos
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : This fourth volume of five from the June 1997 conference was much delayed (the first four volumes were published in 1997). It comprises 23 special lectures solicited for the conference on various aspects of problematic soils, natural and man-made hazards, urban and regional planning, waste disposal, mines and quarries, large engineering works, and ...

Engineering Geology for Tomorrow s Cities

Engineering Geology for Tomorrow s Cities
  • Author : International Association for Engineering Geology and the Environment. International Congress
  • Publisher : Geological Society of London
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Summing up knowledge and understanding of engineering geology as is applies to the urban environment at the start of the 21st century, this volume demonstrates that: working standards are becoming internationalised; risk assessment is driving decision-making; geo-environmental change is becoming better understood; greater use of underground space is being made; ...

Foundations of Engineering Geology Second Edition

Foundations of Engineering Geology  Second Edition
  • Author : A. C. Waltham,Tony Waltham
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1993-12-09
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : The second edition of this well established book provides a readable and highly illustrated overview of the main facets of geology for engineers. Each topic is presented as a double-page spread with a careful mix of text, tables, and diagrams. Comprehensively updated, and with four new sections," Foundations of Engineering ...

Engineering Geology

Engineering Geology
  • Author : Essa Lwisa,Hasan Arman
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2021-04-28
  • Total pages : 134
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : This book focuses on topics closely related to geological structures and hazards associated with rock constructions. It studies in detail geological masses, field tests, and ground improvement. Chapters discuss various geological investigations in the road, dam, and water reservoir construction....

Engineering Geology 2nd Edition

Engineering Geology  2nd Edition
  • Author : Reddy D.V.
  • Publisher : Vikas Publishing House
  • Release Date : 2022-10-04
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Engineering Geology is a multidisciplinary subject that interacts with other disciplines, such as mineralogy, petrology, structural geology, hydrogeology, seismic engineering, rock engineering, soil mechanics, geophysics, remote sensing (RS-GIS-GPS) and environmental geology. This book is the only one of its kind in the Indian market that caters to the students of ...

Engineering Geology For GTU

Engineering Geology  For GTU
  • Author : D.V. Reddy
  • Publisher : Vikas Publishing House
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : This book provides a comprehensive overview of this multi-disciplinary subject, which has interaction with other disciplines, such as mineralogy, petrology, structural geology, hydrogeology, seismic engineering, rock engineering, soil mechanics, geophysics, remote sensing (RS-GIS-GPS), environmental geology, etc....

ENVIRONMENTAL AND ENGINEERING GEOLOGY Volume I

ENVIRONMENTAL AND ENGINEERING GEOLOGY  Volume I
  • Author : Syed E. Hasan, Benedetto De Vivo, Bernhard Grasemann, Kurt Stüwe, Jan Lastovicka, Syed M. Hasan, Chen Yong
  • Publisher : EOLSS Publications
  • Release Date : 2011-12-05
  • Total pages : 434
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Environmental And Engineering Geology is a component of Encyclopedia of Environmental and Ecological Sciences, Engineering and Technology Resources in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias. The Theme on Environmental and Engineering Geology with contributions from distinguished experts in the ...

Engineering Geology for Society and Territory Volume 7

Engineering Geology for Society and Territory   Volume 7
  • Author : Giorgio Lollino,Massimo Arattano,Marco Giardino,Ricardo Oliveira,Silvia Peppoloni
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-08-12
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : This book is one out of 8 IAEG XII Congress volumes and deals with education and the professional ethics, which scientists, regulators and practitioners of engineering geology inevitably have to face through the purposes, methods, limitations and findings of their works. This volume presents contributions on the professional responsibilities of engineering ...

Foundations of Engineering Geology

Foundations of Engineering Geology
  • Author : Tony Waltham
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-08
  • Total pages : 98
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Now in full colour, the third edition of this well established book provides a readable and highly illustrated overview of the aspects of geology that are most significant to civil engineers. Sections in the book include those devoted to the main rock types, weathering, ground investigation, rock mass strength, failures ...

Engineering Geology and Geotechnics

Engineering Geology and Geotechnics
  • Author : F. G. Bell
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-10-22
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Engineering Geology and Geotechnics discusses engineering survey methods. The book is comprised of 12 chapters that cover several concerns in engineering, such as building foundations, slopes, and construction materials. Chapter 1 covers site investigation, while Chapter 2 tackles geophysical exploration. Chapter 3 deals with slope and open excavation, while Chapter 4 discusses subsurface excavation. Foundation ...

Engineering Geology and Geological Engineering for Sustainable Use of the Earth s Resources Urbanization and Infrastructure Protection from Geohazards

Engineering Geology and Geological Engineering for Sustainable Use of the Earth   s Resources  Urbanization and Infrastructure Protection from Geohazards
  • Author : Janusz Wasowski,Daniele Giordan,Piernicola Lollino
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-07-11
  • Total pages : 284
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : The ongoing population growth is resulting in rapid urbanization, new infrastructure development and increasing demand for the Earth's natural resources (e.g., water, oil/gas, minerals). This, together with the current climate change and increasing impact of natural hazards, imply that the engineering geology profession is called upon to respond ...

Engineering geology of the Sydney Region

Engineering geology of the Sydney Region
  • Author : P.J.N. Pells
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-02-06
  • Total pages : 407
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : This book brings together in one place as much factual data as possible relating to the engineering geology of the Sydney Region, A huge amount of information resides in the files of various consulting and government organizations from the innumerable site investigations and construction projects in Sydney. This information brought ...

Proceedings Fifth International Congress International Association of Engineering Geology

Proceedings Fifth International Congress International Association of Engineering Geology
  • Author : Association internationale de géologie de l'ingénieur. Congrès
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 638
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Download or read online Proceedings Fifth International Congress International Association of Engineering Geology written by Association internationale de géologie de l'ingénieur. Congrès, published by which was released on 1986. Get Proceedings Fifth International Congress International Association of Engineering Geology Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

General and Engineering Geology of the Wray Area Colorado and Nebraska

General and Engineering Geology of the Wray Area  Colorado and Nebraska
  • Author : Dorothy Rachel Hill,Jessie M. Tompkin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1953
  • Total pages : 65
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Download or read online General and Engineering Geology of the Wray Area Colorado and Nebraska written by Dorothy Rachel Hill,Jessie M. Tompkin, published by which was released on 1953. Get General and Engineering Geology of the Wray Area Colorado and Nebraska Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Engineering Geology of the Salt Lake City Metropolitan Area Utah

Engineering Geology of the Salt Lake City Metropolitan Area  Utah
  • Author : William R. Lund
  • Publisher : Utah Geological Survey
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 66
  • ISBN : 9789054108818
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Summary : Geologic exposures in the Salt Lake City region record a long history of sedimentation and tectonic activity extending back to the Precambrian Era. Today, the city lies above a deep, sediment-filled basin flanked by two uplifted range blocks, the Wasatch Range and the Oquirrh Mountains. The Wasatch Range is the ...