Geomechanics Products

  • Rock Mechanics and Engineering, 5 volume set

    Edited by Xia-Ting Feng

    The five-volume set "Comprehensive Rock Engineering", which was published in 1993, has had an important influence on the development of rock mechanics and rock engineering. Significant and extensive advances and achievements in these fields over the last 20 years now justify the publishing of a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    CRC Press

  • Reliability of Geotechnical Structures in ISO2394

    Edited by K.K. Phoon, J.V. Retief

    ISO2394 is meant to be used as a basis for national and international code committees to draft codes of practice where the principles of risk and reliability are utilized for design and assessment of structures over the entire service life. One important difference between the current ISO2394, 2nd…

    Hardback – 2016-07-26 
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction to Geosynthetic Engineering

    By Sanjay Kumar Shukla

    The development of the use of polymeric materials in the form of geosynthetics has brought about major changes in the civil engineering industry. Geosynthetics are available in a wide range of compositions appropriate to different applications and environments. Over the past three to four decades,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-07 
    CRC Press

  • Proceedings of the First Southern African Geotechnical Conference

    Edited by S.W. Jacobsz

    The First Southern African Geotechnical Conference was organised by the Geotechnical Division of the South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) under the auspices of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) and took place at Sun City, South…

    Hardback – 2016-05-17
    CRC Press

  • Non-Destructive Techniques for the Evaluation of Structures and Infrastructure

    Edited by Belén Riveiro, Mercedes Solla

    This book provides an overview and up-to-date synthesis of the most commonly used non-destructive technologies for the reverse engineering of built infrastructure facilities. These technologies tackle both the geometric and radiometric characterization of built structures, and thus, validated…

    Hardback – 2016-04-04
    CRC Press
    Structures and Infrastructures

  • Geomechanics in Soil, Rock, and Environmental Engineering

    By John Small

    Utilizes both Computer- and Hand-Based Calculations… Modern practice in geomechanics is becoming increasingly reliant on computer-based software, much of which can be obtained through the Internet. In Geomechanics in Soil, Rock, and Environmental Engineering the application of these numerical…

    Paperback – 2016-03-09
    CRC Press

  • Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics III

    Edited by Vaughan Meyer

    Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics III comprises the contributions presented at the Third International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISFOG, Oslo, Norway, 10-12 June 2015), organised by the Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI). The papers address current and emerging geotechnical…

    Hardback – 2015-05-15
    CRC Press

  • Power Engineering, Control and Information Technologies in Geotechnical Systems

    Edited by Genadiy Pivnyak, Oleksandr Beshta, Mykhaylo Alekseyev

    Efficient and rational use of energy is one of the main challenges at present to develop a sustainable society. Long-term economic growth is only possible with the application of technological improvements in the use of energy. This book is discussing geotechnical systems with large potential for…

    Hardback – 2015-03-27
    CRC Press

  • Vertical and Decline Shaft Sinking

    Good Practices in Technique and Technology, International Mining Forum 2015

    Edited by Jerzy Kicki, Eugeniusz J. Sobczyk, Pawel Kaminski

    Shaft sinking for underground transportation purposes is a very complex technological process in mining and geotechnology which requires specific and specially designed technological equipment. This technological process is dealt with for a long time, since mining is one of the…

    Hardback – 2015-03-17
    CRC Press

  • Transit Development in Rock Mechanics

    Recognition, Thinking and Innovation

    Edited by Meifeng Cai, Yang Gengshe, Jin'an Wang

    Transit Development in Rock Mechanics—Recognition, Thinking and Innovation contains 150 papers presented at the 3rd ISRM International Young Scholars’ Symposium on Rock Mechanics (8-10 November 2014, Xi’an, China). The volume focusses on the transitional development in rock mechanics research from…

    Hardback – 2014-10-20
    CRC Press

  • Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics

    Edited by Fusao Oka, Akira Murakami, Ryosuke Uzuoka, Sayuri Kimoto

    Computer Methods and Recent Advances in Geomechanics contains the proceedings (abstracts book 472 pages + full paper USB-drive 2052 pages) of the 14th International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (Kyoto, Japan, 22-25 September, 2014).…

    Pack - Book & CD – 2014-09-04
    CRC Press

  • Geomechanics from Micro to Macro

    Edited by Kenichi Soga, Krishna Kumar, Giovanna Biscontin, Matthew Kuo

    Geomechanics from Micro to Macro contains 268 papers presented at the International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro and Macro (IS-Cambridge, UK, 1-3 September 2014). The symposium created a forum for the dissemination of new advances in the micro-macro relations of geomaterial behaviour and…

    Pack - Book & CD – 2014-08-26
    CRC Press

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