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Wayne State Gets NSF Grant to Study Structural Engineering Problems - HPCwire


HPCwire
While most failure analysis tends to take place within the civil engineering realm, Eamon said, his work potentially could be applied to any electrical, mechanical, computing or medical problem where such analysis is needed. ...

Building Weakens, Olympic Dam Powers Civil Construction - DesignBuild Source


DesignBuild Source
The overall result, however, masked the discrepancy between a booming engineering sector and a struggling building industry. At $1.278 billion (seasonally adjusted), the value of work done in civil construction was the second highest on record, ...
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Steel urged for new Tempe Town Lake dam - Tucson Citizen


Tucson Citizen
One made of steel-hinged gates that open and close using hydraulic or electronic power. One that uses concrete buckets that spill over to allow water to flow through. Kulaga said the dam that incorporates buckets was eliminated because of concerns that ...

Hydro projects clear final hurdle before licensing - Manchester Journal


Manchester Journal
... when extensive geotechnical testing found significant foundation seepage issues which requires crucial repairs for its continued operation. Of note, dam safety is entirely in the provenance of the Corps of Engineers and is not up to Blue Heron. ...

Hydro projects clear final hurdle before licensing - Brattleboro Reformer


Brattleboro Reformer
... when extensive geotechnical testing found significant foundation seepage issues which requires crucial repairs for its continued operation. Of note, dam safety is entirely in the provenance of the Corps of Engineers and is not up to Blue Heron. ...

Teton Dam Failure

Narrative overview, slideshow and video this dam in southeastern Idaho, which failed abruptly on June 5, 1976. Compiled and presented by Arthur G. Sylvester.


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Location: Johnstown - United States   United States
Desc: Teton Dam Failure
Category: Dams - Structural Engineering
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A range of topics from the International Rivers Networks including social, environmental and economic impacts, and dam performance and safety.

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United States Climate Control Requires a Dam at the Strait of Gibraltar

Article discusses the climate benefits of building a dam across the straits of Gibraltar. By R. G. Johnson, Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Minnesota.

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Demonstrate how dams can be used by university teachers and students to explore topics in both environmental studies and development studies. Includes discussions, case studies of selected dam projects, and lists of references to assist ...

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