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Engineering Geology
Proceedings of the 30th International Geological Congress, Volume 23

ISBN 9780367448059
Published December 3, 2019 by CRC Press
532 Pages

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Book Description

This volume focuses on the engineering geological and environmental problems of major engineering works, rock and soil properties, and protection of the geoenvironment and reduction of geohazards, reflecting the major achievements and advancement of engineering geological science and technology.

Table of Contents

"Part 1: Engineering Geological Problems of Major Engineering Works 1. Principal experience and technical methodology in geological investigation and research for the Three Gorges Project 2. Engineering geology and seismotectonic investigations for the 4 x 950 MW Darlington Nuclear Power Project 3. The engineering geology conditions and the design features-An example of dam construction on active fault 4. Sediment of hydroenergetic run-of-the-river reservoir of the Djerdap I hydroelectric power plant - Generation and problems in exploration 5. Anchoring engineering for Lianziya dangerous rockmass controlling at the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River, China 6. Reinforcement to the foundation of the plant building of Fushun 1st petroleum plant 7. Offshore geological investigation for port and airport development in Hong Kong 8. The deformation monitoring of high buildings in Xi'an city 9. Synthetic site investigation of Yangtze River Bridge of the Beijing-Shanghai railway 10. Repair and strengthening stone masonry buildings in seismically active areas of Pakistan 11. Research of railway rock slope in China 12. Integration of discrete element method and time series analysis technique to predict deformation in blocky rock slopes 13. A new method of estimation of slope stability composed of steeply dipping strata 14. A study on the safety thickness of top plate above shallow underground cavities 15. Fuzzy dynamic cluster zoning of stability and its application in Meishan underground mine 16. A study on engineering properties and counter-measures of soft rock and soil tunnels of Wanjiazhai Yellow River Diversion Project Part 2: Rock and Soil Properties 17. The cause of formation and engineering geological properties of hydrothermal altered rocks in granite mass for Guangzhou pumped storage power station 18. Mineralogical, chemical and geotechnical characteristics of basaltic soil in Niksar, Northern Turkey 19. Dynamic properties of weak intercalation encountered in Xiaolan

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