Download Citation on ResearchGate | Geotechnical engineering of embankment dams / Robin Fell, Patrick MacGregor, David Stapledon | Incluye bibliografía e. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. Geotechnical Engineering of Dams by David Stapledon, Robin Fell is Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of New South Wales.
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Geotechnical Engineering of Dams
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Graeme Bell has been a Consulting Dam Engineer since Design methods are presented in combination with their theoretical basis, to enable the reader to develop a proper understanding of the possibilities and limitations of a method. Geotechnical Engineering of Dams, 2nd edition provides a comprehensive text on the geotechnical and geological aspects of the investigations for and the design and construction of new dams and the review and assessment of existing dams.
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The main emphasis of this work is on embankment dams, but much of the text, particularly those parts related to geology, can be used for concrete gravity and arch dams. Graeme Bell has been a Consulting Dam Engineer since This title is firm sale.
Planning, Conducting and Reporting of Geotechnical Investigations 5. Reviews Eleven years after the publication of the first edition of the excellent book Geotechnical Engineering of Dams, the geotechnical and dam engineering community can enjoy reading and analyzing the second edition, completely revised, updated, enlarged and enriched.
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