Geotechnical engineering utilizes the disciplines of rock and soil mechanics to investigate subsurface conditions. Geotechnical engineering evaluations also include a review of the geologic conditions. These investigations are used to design, and build foundations, earth structures, and pavement sub-grades.
Yang H. Huang, Sc.D., P.E.
On March 29, several key members of the Utility Engineering and Surveying Institute (UESI) Board of Governors conducted a free ASCE eLearning webinar on the work and objectives of the new and ASCE's ninth institute to nearly 170 participants.
International Levee Handbook (ILH)
is a compendium of good practice, offering comprehensive guidance on the design, construction, maintenance and improvement of levees and describing the international state of the art on these matters.
Recent articles from Geotechnical Journals
The Geo-Institute of ASCE serves the geoprofession and geotechnical engineering with the goal of advancing the geoprofessional community through career development, collaboration, a member-centric focus, and a strong business model. Visit the G-I website for more details.
September 26–30, 2016
Las Vegas, Nevada
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These highly interactive, instructor-led programs move you through a 12-week learning experience with a cohort of your peers. Learn through video lectures, interactive exercises and case studies, and weekly discussion board topics.
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