• Field Measurements of Surface Displacements from Pipe Bursting 

      McLeod, Heather (2009-01-15)
      Two field studies of surface displacements during pipe bursting were conducted. The first field study consisted of a controlled experiment in clay soil. Three vitrified clay pipelines, each at a different burial depth, ...
    • Field Performance of Exposed Geosynthetic Composite Liner Systems 

      Rentz, Amy (2015-07-03)
      Geosynthetic clay liners (GCL) overlain by a geomembrane (GMB) in a geosynthetic composite liner system in landfill liner and other waste containment applications can be left exposed for weeks, months, or in some extreme ...
    • Ground movements during tunnelling in sand 

      Thorpe, Jason Peter (2008-01-02)
      During soft ground tunnel construction, if the face pressure of a tunnel boring machine is not strictly controlled, excessive ground movements will propagate vertically upwards causing significant damage to adjacent buried ...