You might not think that geotechnical engineering would have anything to do with the Apollo 11 mission that put the first humans on the surface of the moon, but you would be wrong. The landing pads of the lunar excursion module (LEM) had to act as footings on the surface of the moon. If they […]

via Geotechnical Engineering on the Moon? 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Landing — GeoPrac.net

Advertisements

Geotechnical Engineering on the Moon? 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Landing — GeoPrac.net

The Esplanade Bridge is a 261-metre-long (850 ft.) road bridge that spans across the mouth of the Singapore River in Singapore with the Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay on its northern abutment and the Merlion on the southern. The 70 metre-wide (230 ft.) low-level concrete arched bridge has seven spans and supports two four-lane carriageways and walkways along both sides. The bridge was built to provide faster vehicular access between Marina Centre and the […]

via Esplanade Bridge over Marina Bay, Singapore — Construction and architecture

Esplanade Bridge over Marina Bay, Singapore — Construction and architecture