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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I am sure this book will be an unavoidable professional reference and guide in the libraries of all dam and geotechnical engineers. He has 38 years of experience enbineering geotechnical engineering of dams, landslides and civil and mining projects in Australia and Asia.
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This preview is indicative only. This book provides a comprehensive text on the geotechnical and geological aspects of the investigations for and the design and construction of new dams and the rboin and assessment of existing dams. But, with this extraordinary book, the bond seems even stronger!
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Geotechnical Engineering of Dams by Robin Fell
Mark Foster has 20 years of experience in dam engineering and geotechnical engineering. Patrick MacGregor is a Consulting Engineering Geologist with more than 40 years experience in the assessment of geological constraints for major civil engineering projects in a number of countries. Sarasyta Mareta marked it as to-read Jan 11, This book fills a lacuna in the available comprehensive literature on Geotechnical Engineering of Dams.
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Kevin Anderson added it Oct 08, He has a particular interest in the assessment of piping and internal erosion of embankment dams which was the topic of his doctoral research studies at the University of New South Wales. He has been involved in dam investigation, design and construction, and particularly worked on hydroelectric developments at all stages from inception to operation.
Geotechnical Engineering of Dams
He has more than 50 years of experience and was awarded the John Jaeger Memorial Medal for Contributions to Geomechanics in He has worked on over dams worldwide and has been involved in all aspects of planning, heotechnical investigation, design and construction of embankment 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 geo Geotechnical Engineering of Dams provides a comprehensive text on the geotechnical and geological aspects of the investigations for and the design and construction of new dams. All phases of investigation, design and construction are covered, from the initial assessment of a damsite and the development and carrying out of a detailed site investigation program, through to the preliminary and detailed design phases and ultimately the construction phase.
Table of Contents Author Biographies 1 Introduction 1. Detailed descriptions are given from the initial site assessment and site investigation program through to the preliminary and detailed design phases and, ultimately, the construction phase.
His role has varied from providing the full technical input, design management and construction advice for new robln to the preparation of complex structural analyses of existing dams.
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Fromhe has acted as an independent reviewer on many dam projects, mainly in Australia, but also in several overseas locations. My Account Sign in Register. The assessment of existing dams, including the analysis of risks posed by those dams, is also discussed.
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