Course Information

CE8433 Urban Geotechnology

Credits: 3.00

The course looks at case histories on geotechnical design, construction and rehabilitation in the urban environment. Topics covered: Special construction problems and innovative solutions; unforeseen ground conditions; performance monitoring; remedial planning and implementation; and geotechnical design and construction issues from a practicing engineer’s perspective.

Prerequisite: undergraduate soil mechanics and foundations, CE 4173 or equivalent.