December 2011 Archive

Volume 46, Number 4

December 2011 Cover Chair’s Report Table of Contents

Posted in Journal |

46th Terzaghi Lecture Downunder – Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil: From Experimental to the Familiar

The lecture begins with a historical review of reinforced soil technology, from the ancients, the developments by H. Vidal and K. Lee on Terre Armée and Reinforced Earth, the early uses of geosynthetics for soil reinforcement in France (Bidim), Sweden (Wager and Broms), and the USA (USFS, FHWA, J. R. Bell, T. A. Haliburton, B. More Information…

Posted in 2012 Meetings, Meeting, Tasmania |