Materials

Formwork Pressure of a Heavyweight Self-Compacting Concrete Mix

Author(s) Michał A. Glinicki, Jacek Gołaszewski and Grzegorz Cygan   Abstract High-fluidity and self-compacting concrete (SCC) mixes were developed using special aggregates for radiation-shielding concrete. The special aggregates comprised heavyweight and hydrous...

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...

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...