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  • Hello everyone. I'm looking for some kind of a walkthrough for dam modeling using geoslope softwares SLOPE & SEEP. Could anyone help me? Really apprec…
        Last answered 13/10/2013 13:35 by Michael Bardanis

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        Last answered 28/05/2013 13:00 by XiaoyunZhu

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  • Hello I look for articles about dynamic replacement. I'm Phd student and i write work about it. If you can, help me. I will be very grateful Best rega…
        Last answered 28/05/2013 13:00 by Norfleet

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  • I would like to know that is it feasible to construct a dam on an active fault and which considerations should be regarded in design of the dam in suc…
        Last answered 28/05/2013 12:59 by Jgingery

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  • Hi, Everyone can share this document to me, Embankments on Soft Ground Authors: Laurits Bjerrum (1972) Proc. Specialty Conference on Performance of Ea…
        Asked 29/09/2010 23:40, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Tynhanh

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  • Constructing an earth embankment up to 27 feet high for a new bridge approach. The owner is supplying us with material which meets common borrow spec.…
        Asked 05/05/2010 18:33, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Davedave

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  • I am currently working in Malaysia. I have face some analysis problem. I have a 30m thick of soft clay. 1.5m of crusted layer (Cu = 15kPa). Follow by …
        Asked 05/06/2007 06:12, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Tanmtong

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  • Hi, Does anyone have any information on how to calculate the predicted settlement of single piles under axial load in layered soil. Any help would be …
        Asked 28/03/2007 15:44, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Cenmmn

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  • I am currently a student and doing an assignment based around concrete pile design. I am required to calculate the number of circular concrete piles r…
        Asked 19/05/2006 17:23, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by TDfromBoro

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