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.
The Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) of Louisiana Tech University in conjunction with UESI hosted a 40-hour short course on Utility Investigations School (UIS) on August 15-19 in Ruston, Louisiana.
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.
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