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geotechnics

[¦jē·ō¦tek·niks]
(civil engineering)
The application of scientific methods and engineering principles to civil engineering problems through acquiring, interpreting, and using knowledge of materials of the crust of the earth.
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David Blythe of DAB Geotechnics Ltd, who is working on the project, said: "We're well aware of the geology of the site from previous investigations but, by taking undisturbed samples of the shallow clay deposits that form a covering layer and carrying out specialised testing in a laboratory, we shall be able to better inform the scheme design work that Banks are carrying out.
The environmental effects brought about by human influence on the geosphere, also the accompanying risks and the possible solutions are nowadays being studied within a new, evolving science--environmental geotechnics--that combines in itself geology, hydrogeology, engineering geology, geotechnics and other adjacent disciplines.
Aafjes was paraded yesterday as the club took advantage of new rules to announce a sponsorship deal for the back of their shirts with West Lothian firm Land Drill Geotechnics.
Department of Structural Engineering and Geotechnics, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Via Gramsci 53, 00197 Rome, Italy; patrizia.
and developed in collaboration with WTB Geotechnics, based in Bristol, U.
Officers interested in the RC programs in the traditional disciplines of engineering management, civil engineering, or geotechnics should contact Lahne Black at <lahne@mst.
The four year course is a comprehensive route to learning the main civil engineering disciplines of structures, geotechnics, water engineering and transportation engineering.
Larkin's expertise in geotechnics complements the team's existing strengths in geoscience, metocean, hydrodynamics, water quality and ecology.
Harry Poulos, Senior Principal, Coffey Geotechnics, and Professor,University of Sydney, describes these conferences as "excellent events, wellorganized, with good speakers on relevant topics".
Hydrock has also recently appointed highprofile specialists in Geotechnics and Materials, Geoenvironmental Consultancy, Operations Management and Remediation Business Management.
Thermo-plasticity of clays: An isotropic yield mechanism, Computers and Geotechnics, 30: 649-660.