A Shotcrete Retaining Wall
Shoring up an unstable slope, with minimal formwork
For problem soils, there’s no better foundation type, but you better get the...
Saving a Hilltop Pool
Averting disaster with a new steel-panned slab that serves as a header and grade beam
King Tides Flood the Shoreline
High tides this fall are a warning about future sea levels, experts say.
Homeowners Fret as Silt Fills Virginia Canal
Should the city of Chesapeake, Va., dredge a canal before it turns into just...
Super Bowl Storm Floods Cape Hatteras
In face of sea-level rise, it doesn’t take a hurricane to flood the Outer Banks .
Floating a Boathouse
Working underwater raises a landmark above water
Drones in Construction
Thinking of using a drone to scope out your jobsites? Be sure you know the legal...
Trench Collapse Kills New Jersey Worker
A worker installing drain lines in a trench died in May when the earth caved in...
Using pervious concrete on a driveway can reduce runoff and meet many stormwater-management requirements. But does it need maintenance to keep functioning?