Tarek Alkhrdaji, Ph.D., P.E. and Jay Thomas
The primary reasons for the strengthening of concrete structures are typically to increase existing elements
Thomas Kline
Walking through process areas in a petrochemical facility, whether new or old, one is immediately struck by the sheer amount of infrastructure required to support process equipment, vessels and pipelines. Structural systems have been developed over the years to support petrochemical processes and
Thomas R. Kline
All things deteriorate over time. Even structures constructed of reinforced concrete require maintenance in order to continue to function as a critical foundation support asset. Cooling Tower structural elements are no different except that the concrete can provide a foundation, containment for
Tom Kline, Jorge Costa
In the power generation industry, a well-maintained cooling tower enables the entire cooling system to perform at optimum efficiency. Often times, the in-house staff of power facilities face challenges in properly evaluating these large structures.
Brent Anderson, P.E. & Mark K. Howell
This situation probably sounds familiar … an owner or manager of a historic structure wishes to utilize the basement, however, water leakage through the basement slab or walls has created a wet, musty and unusable environment. In order to get the basement back into working order, a waterproofing
Brent Anderson, P.E.
Escalating land costs, parking requirements, urban heat island effects, the desire to be “green” and various requirements to store runoff water on site have led many design professionals to place buildings below grade and cover parts of them with vegetation. These energy and environmental
Tarek Alkhrdaji, Ph.D., P.E. and Matt Frye
The transportation infrastructure, specifically bridges, plays a vital role in the well being and economic growth of America’s business community. According to the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), in the next 30 years, domestic freight volume is
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