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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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meeting of the students of doctoral studies of geotechnics departments, (in Czech).
New technical study on geotechnic triaxial test", Master's degree thesis of Dalian University of Technology.
At the moment we have got a geotechnic survey to be done for the archaeology of the area and the result of that will determine how much archaeological work we have to do before we can start with the construction, " said Stanton.
Results of this campaign coupled with concurrent metallurgical, hydrologic, geotechnic, and environmental studies provided the basis for an updated assessment of proven and probable reserves, as well as of mineralized material, on the property.
The development works planned are primarily aimed at ensuring long-term security of the population by reducing the number of areas which might have a negative impact on populations and by containing the waste products either under water or under a "solid topping taking into account geotechnic and radiological constraints.
Yangon City Development Committee has declared Geotechnic Myanmar, JGS, Fukken (Yangon) Engineering Group, Suntac Technologies and ESifh Future Force Engineering have all been given authorization.