January 2012 Landslide in Papua New Guinea at site of a quarry used for an Exxon project
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Weekend CUP for End of March

Here are a few of the interesting articles I came across in March but didn’t have time to write about. Sorry for the delay in getting these out, it’s been a hectic couple of months! […]

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Weekend CUP for March 19, 2012

My list of blog-worthy items is pretty long but my spare time is short.  Here are a few I haven’t gotten to that you may be interested in. 2012 Geo-Congress and Other 2012 Deep Foundations […]

Paving inside the Devils Slide Tunnels in anticipation of a December 2012 opening
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Weekend Cup for February 27, 2012

 Cleaning the tubes of some interseting content I didn’t have time to write about.  Enjoy! San Vicente Dam Raise Time Lapse Video – Source: Govtech.com via ASCE SmartBrief TRB Committee on Engineering Geology (AFP10) – […]

Devils Slide waste pile
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Weekend CUP for January 23, 2012

Time to clear the decks from the 2011 stories I didn’t get time to write about.  There are number of good ones in here, don’t miss out! It’s time to study the Vulnerabilities posed to […]

California coastal bluff landslide
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Weekend CUP for December 12, 2011

GEI’s Foundation Design for Yawkey Center for Cancer Care Recognized as a DFI Outstanding Project – Source: GEI Consultants via CE News Sandvik jumbos progress Olympic tunnel – Source: World Tunnelling Wyoming town has a […]

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Weekend CUP for November 17, 2011

I’m finally digging out from under some articles and blog post ideas from the past couple of months. Think of it as an early Thanksgiving day feast for your mind! Click through for all the trimmings.


Semakau Landfill, a popular getaway off Singapore, is home to more than 700 types of plants and animals.
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Weekend CUP for September 20, 2011

Years after failure, Teton Dam still sparks debate – Source: seattlepi.com Singapore landfill a wildlife haven thanks to sound engineering – Source: NYTimes.com via Geosynthetica.net News Cape Girardeau casino foundation concrete poured (08/31/11) – Source: […]

Rock sheds in New Zealand
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Weekend CUP for August 16, 2011

Millions of dollars worth of Brightwater project material deemed unusable – Source: NWCN.com Agile Frameworks, LLC. – Management and IT Consulting, SaaS and Managed Services for AEC / ACEC / ASFE Project-Based Businesses Devastating landslides […]

TBM named Brenda for Seattle Sound Transit's Capital Hill tunnel project
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Weekend CUP for July 22, 2011

Photos: Meet ‘Brenda,’ the Capitol Hill tunnel boring machine – Source: seattlepi.com via ASCE SmartBrief Ancient trees found buried in clay a Maine mystery 13,500 years in the making – Source: wcsh6.com Ark. panel seeks […]

GPR equipment to be sued to detect agent orange at Korean base
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Weekend CUP for June 27, 2011

Accelerated flow testing of geosynthetic drains – Source: Geosynthetics Army using ground-penetrating radar to look for Agent Orange at Korea base – Source: Stripes Flooding steers clear of Moab uranium pile – Source: The Salt […]