Coastal Engineering

Why You’re Feeling Work-From-Home Burnout and What can be Done

As the pandemic drags on, many remote workers are reporting feeling drained. Here’s what some employers—and employees—are doing to feel better. When quarantines and stay-at-home orders swept across the country in March, many workers thought they’d be back in the...

Ground Response during Offshore Pile Driving in a Sandy Slope

Authors: Pascale Lamens* Amin Askarinejad† Robbin W. Sluijsmans‡ Antoine Feddema§   Abstract This paper presents an analysis of field measurements obtained during pile installation tests in a submerged sandy slope. The field test was performed in 2016 as part of the...

Failure Analysis of Historic Vertical Breakwaters, Part 1: Wick

Authors: Nigel William Henry Allsop, BSc, MICE, CENG Tom Bruce, BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD Abstract Many historic breakwaters failed early in their life, leaving little information by which to analyse or understand their failures. As part of a wider analysis of ‘old...