This proceedings, Construction Congress, consists of papers presented at the 1995 Conference held in San Diego, California from October 22-26, 1995. State-of-the practice and state-of-the-art ideas and presentations are assembled in this volume. It covers a wide range of topics such as ground-water control, outfall construction, design-build delivery systems, productivity, automation, and construction quality assurance. This collection of papers presents state-of-the-practice and state-of-the-art ideas on a diverse range of construction topics. Groundwater control, outfall construction, design-build, and new technologies are among the areas covered by contributing industry practitioners from the United States and abroad. Over seventy peerreviewed papers review process and criteria for technology adoption decisions; a retrievable microtunneling system; developments in Japanese construction automation and information systems; environmental remediation projects; new tools for site materials handling and layout control; and more.Geotechnical information used for the design of the outfall was obtained during an extensive marine boring and geophysical ... Vessels and Equipment Jack-up Barge - the 43m x 30m IB-909 jack-up barge was mobilized from Singapore. ... In addition, the barge was outfitted with the following major items of equipment for the particular project requirements; ac Manitowoc ... 20 ton hydraulic service crane Figure 3 shows a view of the modified and fully 188 CONSTRUCTION CONGRESS.
|Author||:||American Society of Civil Engineers. Construction Division|
|Publisher||:||Amer Society of Civil Engineers - 1995-10|