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Although nobody likes to see a failure, especially a catastrophic one, it is important to learn whatever we can from them so that the geo-community does not make the same mistakes again.
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1 California Narrowly Averts Disaster at Oroville Dam Randy Post 1331
2 Tunnel Collapse Caught on Video Randy Post 1645
3 Taiwan Earthquake Investigators Arrest Developer of Collapsed Building Randy Post 1393
4 Florida Pool Pushed Out Of Ground After Heavy Rains Randy Post 2689
5 CRWV Airport Authority, Triad Answer Yeager Airport Landslide Complaint Randy Post 2781
6 Controversy and Finger Pointing in 2014 Landslide in North Salt Lake Randy Post 3381
7 Retaining Wall Collapses in Colorado Springs Randy Post 3886
8 Major Slope Failure at Yeager Airport in West Virginia Randy Post 10583
9 Baltimore landslide: Is it covered? Randy Post 4887
10 Baltimore Retaining Wall Failure Caught on Video Randy Post 6490
11 Developer To Pay Building Owner $3.2 Million For Damage Related to Shoring Randy Post 6106
12 Retaining Wall failure at Ho Ching Yuen, Malaysia Randy Post 14921
13 Rabbits causing landslides on tiny Scottish island Randy Post 6308
14 Video: Foundation drill rig topples and strikes neighboring building Randy Post 27880
15 Tampa Bay Water votes to settle reservoir suit, pay engineers $21 million in legal fees Randy Post 11797
16 Green Bay Span Shored Up as WisDOT Seeks Long-Term Fix Randy Post 5185
17 Video: Tests holes reveal buckled pile, corrosion at Leo Frigo bridge Randy Post 15029
18 Leo Frigo Bridge in Green Bay, Wisconsin Pier Settles Randy Post 13164
19 Ground Freezing proposed to stop radioactive groundwater at Fukushima Nuclear Plant Randy Post 15386
20 Is the Bingham Canyon copper mine landslide the most expensive single mass movement in history? Randy Post 17201
21 Amazing aerial photos of the Bingham Canyon Landslide Randy Post 7371
22 Massive landslide at Bingham Canyon Mine, Utah Randy Post 3041
23 Man swallowed by a Sinkhole in Shenzhen city, China Randy Post 22252
24 Drills break through into busy London rail tunnel Randy Post 3058
25 Waste Slide at a Municipal Solid Waste Landfill in the island of Zakynthos, Greece Randy Post 5388
26 The effect of storm surge on foundations Randy Post 3783
27 A very large engineered slope failure in Malaysia - Bukit Setiawangsa Randy Post 18164
28 Homeowners Can't Nail Builder for Landslide Randy Post 4934
29 Floods undermine pile foundations of building in Newcastle, UK Randy Post 7029
30 Massive Sinkhole in Louisiana's Bayou Corne Randy Post 2801
31 Analysis: Did Design-Build Fail on Route 20 in Oregon? Randy Post 7446
32 Hayward Baker's Emergency Sinkhole Repair, US 24, Colorado Randy Post 7352
33 Jury Returns Verdict for HDR in Lawsuit by Tampa Bay Water Randy Post 13968
34 Fatal retaining wall failure in Austria Randy Post 7954
35 Updated: Tampa Reservoir Failure Lawsuit Heats Up Randy Post 5955
36 Drilled shaft drill rig topples in Toronto, kills 1, injures 5 Randy Post 5178
37 TVA watchdog inspector testifies at spill trial Randy Post 9024
38 Shoring retaining wall failure in Virginia prompts apartment building evacuation Randy Post 30994
39 Drill Rig Showers Debris on Pedestrians, Injuring Two in NY Randy Post 8894
40 No quick fix for huge landslide near Jackson Hole, Wyoming Randy Post 3526
41 Tunneling ground loss sinkhole opens in Beijing street, swallows truck Randy Post 5674
42 Retaining Wall Failure and Rebuild 6041 Randy Post 7792
43 U.K. Company Is Convicted of Manslaughter Over Geologist Death Randy Post 5770
44 Failing Retaining Wall Pushing Building Randy Post 3160
45 Whales in Geomembranes: Stronger than Concrete Randy Post 4701
46 Pile load test accident, dead load topples into street (Video) Randy Post 9355
47 New Zealand Crane Topples In Apparent Bearing Capacity Failure Randy Post 20023
48 Dillon Colorado Road Repairs Ongoing After Retaining Wall Failure Randy Post 4376
49 Coal Mining Company Ordered to pay $21M for Causing Crack in Pennsylvania Dam Randy Post 4680
50 Iowa asks FEMA to reconsider Lake Delhi decision, repair estimate $6M Randy Post 4242
 
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