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Reinforced Soil Structures Composite Behavior of Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Mass  2013  FHWA-HRT-10-077    View PDF (7.91 MB)
Structural Foundations Friction Angles of Open-Graded Aggregates From Large-Scale Direct Shear Testing  2013  FHWA-HRT-13-068    View PDF (410 KB)
Reinforced Soil Structures Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Performance Testing - Axial Load Deformation Relationships  2013  FHWA-HRT-13-066    View PDF (5.97 MB)
Structural Foundations Summary Report On The FHWA LTBP Workshop To Identify Bridge Substructure Performance Issues: March 4–6, 2010, In Orlando, FL  2013  FHWA-HRT-11-037    View PDF (642 KB)
Reinforced Soil Structures Sample Guide Specifications for Construction of Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil-Integrated Bridge System (GRS-IBS)  2012  FHWA-HRT-12-051    View PDF (790 KB)
Geosynthetics Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Integrated Bridge System Interim Implementation Guide  2011  FHWA-HRT-11-026    View PDF (8.82 MB)
Geosynthetics Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Integrated Bridge System Synthesis Report  2011  FHWA-HRT-11-027    View PDF (1.65 MB)
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 10 - Drilled Shafts: Construction Procedures and LRFD Design Methods  2010  FHWA-NHI-10-016     
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 11 - Design and Construction of Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls and Reinforced Soil Slopes  2010  FHWA-NHI-10-024     
Reinforced Soil Structures Corrosion/Degradation of Soil Reinforcements for Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls and Reinforced Slopes  2009  FHWA-NHI-09-087    View PDF (4 mb)
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 8 - Design and Construction of Continuous Flight Auger Piles  2007  FHWA-HIF-07-039    View PDF (15 mb)
Research Behavior of Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composite Piles under Vertical Loads  2006  FHWA-HRT-04-107    View PDF (1.97 MB)
Pile Foundations Design and Construction of Driven Pile Foundations Reference Manual - Volume I  2006  FHWA-NHI-05-042     
Pile Foundations Design and Construction of Driven Pile Foundations Reference Manual - Volume II  2006  FHWA-NHI-05-043     
Pile Foundations Design and Construction of Driven Pile Foundations: Lessons Learned on the Central Artery/Tunnel Project  2006  FHWA-HRT-05-159    View PDF (631 KB)
Geotech Aspects of Pavements Geotechnical Aspects of Pavements  2006  FHWA-NHI-05-037    View PDF (16 mb)
Tunneling Underground Transportation Systems in Europe: Safety, Operations, and Emergency Response - June 2006  2006  FHWA-PL-06-016    View PDF (3.6 MB)
Structural Foundations Dynamic Bridge Substructure Evaluation and Monitoring  2005  FHWA-RD-03-089    View PDF (6.18 MB)
Tunneling FHWA Road Tunnel Design Guidelines  2005  FHWA-IF-05-023     
Tunneling Highway & Rail Transit Tunnel Maintenance & Rehabilitation Manual  2005  FHWA-IF-05-017     
Tunneling Highway and Rail Transit Tunnel Inspection Manual  2005  FHWA-IF-05-002    View PDF (3.6 mb)
Ground Improvement Micropile Design and Construction Reference Manual  2005  FHWA-NHI-05-039     
Research Effects Of Geosynthetic Reinforcement Spacing On The Behavior Of Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls  2003  FHWA-RD-03-048    View PDF (25 MB)
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 7 - Soil Nail Walls  2003  FHWA-IF-03-017    View PDF (6.4 mb)
Scanning Tours Innovated Technology For Accelerated Construction Of Bridge And Embankment Foundations In Europe  2003  FHWA-PL-03-014    View PDF (8.3 mb)
Slope & Embankment Stability National Landslide Hazards Mitigation Strategy-A Framework for Loss Reduction  2003       
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 5 - Evaluation of Soil and Rock Properties  2002  FHWA-IF-02-034    View PDF (8.5 mb)
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 6 - Shallow Foundations  2002  FHWA-IF-02-054    View PDF (7.5 mb)
Tunneling Highway and Rail Transit Tunnel Inspection Manual and the Maintenance and Rehabilitation Manual  2002       
Research Durability of Geosynthetics for Highway Applications  2001  FHWA-RD-01-050    View PDF (0.2 mb)
Research Performance Test for Geosynthectic Reinforced Soil including effect of Preloading  2001  FHWA-RD-01-118    View PDF (3.8 mb)
Subsurface Exploration Subsurface Investigations - Geotechnical Site Characterization Reference Manual for NHI 132031  2001  FHWA-NHI-01-031    View PDF (32 mb)
Spread Footings Training Course in Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering: Shallow Foundations  2001       
Research Geotechnical Research Publications  2000  FHWA-RD-00-167     
Reinforced Soil Structures Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls and Reinforced Soil Slopes Design and Construction Guidelines  2000  FHWA-NHI-00-043    View PDF (15.6 MB)
Miscellaneous Soils and Foundations Workshop Manual  2000  FHWA-NHI-00-045     
Reinforced Soil Structures Demonstration Project 103 Design & Construction Monitoring of Soil Nail Walls Project Summary Report  1999  FHWA-IF-99-026    View PDF (0.5 MB)
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 4 - Ground Anchors and Anchored Systems  1999  FHWA-IF-99-015  PB99-166191  View PDF (4.4 mb)
Scanning Tours Geotechnical Engineering Practices in Canada and Europe - International Technology Exchange Program  1999  FHWA-PL-99-013    View PDF (5.7 MB)
Miscellaneous Manual for Abandoned Underground Mine Inventory and Risk Assessment  1999  FHWA-IF-99-007    View PDF (3.8 mb)
Reinforced Soil Structures Manual for Design & Construction of Soil Nail Walls  1999       
Miscellaneous Training Course in Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering: Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering - Student Exercises  1999       
Rock Slopes Training Course in Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering: Rock Slopes  1999       
Research A Quarter Century of Geotechnical Research  1998  FHWA-RD-98-139     
Miscellaneous Geotechnical Instrumentation  1998  FHWA-HI-98-034     
Pile Foundations Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) for Highway Bridge Substructures  1998  FHWA-HI-98-032     
Pile Foundations User's Manual for Computer Program DRIVEN: Ultimate Static Capacity for Driven Piles  1998  FHWA-SA-98-074    View PDF (1.5 MB)
Pile Foundations Design and Construction of Driven Pile Foundations  1997       
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 3 - Earthquake Engineering for Highways, Design Principles  1997      View PDF (20 mb)
Ground Improvement Micropile Design and Construction Guidelines - Implementation Manual  1997  FHWA-SA-97-070    View PDF (29.2 mb)
Subsurface Exploration Training Course in Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering: Subsurface Investigations - Participants Manual  1997  FHWA-HI-97-021    View PDF (31.5 MB)
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 2 - Earth Retaining Systems  1996  FHWA-SA-96-038  PB97-173629   
Reinforced Soil Structures RSS Reinforced Slope Stability - A Microcomputer Program - User's Manual  1996  FHWA-SA-96-039  PB97-146484   
Miscellaneous The National Geotechnical Engineering Improvement Program  1996       
Miscellaneous FHWA Metrication Guidelines  1995  FHWA-SA-95-035  PB95-241709   
Geosynthetics Geosynthetic Design and Construction Guidelines Participant Notebook  1995  FHWA-HI-95-038  PB95-270500  View PDF (47 mb)
GEC Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 1 - Dynamic Compaction  1995  FHWA-SA-95-037  PB96-146105  View PDF (19.7 mb)
Drilled Shafts Load Transfer for Drilled Shafts in Intermediate Geomaterials  1995  FHWA-RD-95-172     
Pile Foundations The Osterberg Cell for Load Testing Drilled Shafts And Driven Piles  1994  FHWA-SA-94-035  PB95-209508   
Spread Footings Users Manual for Computer Program CBEAR: Bearing Capacity Analysis of Shallow Foundations  1994  FHWA-SA-94-034  PB96-210869   
Reinforced Soil Structures Guidelines for Design Specifications & Contracting of Geosynthetic Mechanically Stabilized Earth Slopes on Firm Foundations  1993  FHWA-SA-93-025  PB93-207140   
Rock Slopes Rockfall Hazard Mitigation Methods - Participant's Notebook  1993  FHWA-SA-93-085  PB97-183396   
Rock Slopes Rockfall Hazard Rating System - Participant's Manual  1993  FHWA-SA-93-057  PB96-129127  View PDF (59.1 MB)
Soil Compaction & Stabilization Soil and Base Stabilization and Associated Drainage Considerations  1993       
Reinforced Soil Structures Soil Nailing Field Inspectors Manual-Soil Nail Walls  1993  FHWA-SA-93-068  PB94-193315  View PDF (10.9 MB)
Ground Improvement AASHTO Task Force 27 Report - In Situ Soil Improvement Techniques  1992  FHWA-SA-92-041     
Drilled Shafts Drilled Shafts for Bridge Foundations  1992  FHWA-RD-92-004     
Slope & Embankment Stability EMBANK-One Dimensional Compression Due to Embankment Loads - User's Manual  1992  FHWA-SA-92-045  PB93-219046  View PDF (7.3 MB)
Rock Slopes Rock Blasting and Overbreak Control  1992  FHWA-HI-92-001  PB97-186548  View PDF (38 mb)
Pile Foundations User's Manual for Computer Program SPILE: Ultimate Static Capacity for Driven Piles  1992  FHWA-SA-92-044  PB93-216802   
Testing Cone Penetrometer Test  1991  FHWA-SA-91-043  PB92-178524   
Testing Flat Dilatometer Test  1991  FHWA-SA-91-044  PB92-177120   
Permanent Ground Anchors Permanent Ground Anchors  1991       
Miscellaneous Rock and Mineral Identification for Engineers  1991  FHWA-HI-91-025     
Pile Foundations Static Testing of Deep Foundations  1991  FHWA-SA-91-042  PB-92176817  View PDF (29.6 MB)
Pile Foundations User's Manual for Laterally Loaded Pile Analysis Program for the Microcomputer, (COM624P) Version 2.0  1991  FHWA-SA-91-048  PB-94108305  View PDF (29.7 MB)
Reinforced Soil Structures Durability/Corrosion of Soil Reinforced Structures  1989  FHWA-RD-89-186  PB91-176610  View PDF (10.3 MB)
Testing Pressuremeter Test for Highway Applications  1989  FHWA-IP-89-008     
Reinforced Soil Structures Reinforced Soils Structures  1989       
Rock Slopes Rockslopes: Design, Excavation, Stabilization  1989  FHWA-TS-89-045     
Reinforced Soil Structures Soil Nailing for Stabilization of Highway Slopes and Excavations  1989  FHWA-RD-89-198  PB-92117696   
Miscellaneous FHWA Checklist and Guidelines for Review of Geotechnical Reports and Preliminary Plans and Specifications  1988  FHWA-ED-88-053    View PDF (0.2 MB)
Slope & Embankment Stability Highway Slope Maintenance and Slide Restoration Workshop  1988  FHWA-RT-88-040  PB97-186530  View PDF (26.6 MB)
Frost Action Frost Action Predictive Techniques for Roads and Airfields: Volume 1  1987  FHWA-RD-87-057  PB88-144050   
Testing Geotechnical Risk Analysis: A Users Guide  1987  FHWA-RD-87-111     
Testing Geotechnical Risk and Reliability: The State of the Art  1987  FHWA-RD-87-110     
Drilled Shafts Bored Piles  1986  FHWA-TS-86-206  PB87-164794   
Geosynthetics Geocomposite Drains  1986       
Geosynthetics Prefabricated Vertical Drains  1986       
Seismic Design Seismic Design of Highway Bridge Foundations  1986       
Spread Footings Spread Footings for Highway Bridges  1986  FHWA-RD-86-185  PB88-181706   
Pile Foundations The Performance of Pile Driving Systems  1986  FHWA-RD-86-160    View PDF (6.1 mb)
Pile Foundations Behavior of Piles and Pile Groups under Lateral Loads  1985  FHWA-RD-85-106  PB86-238466   
Ground Improvement Design and Construction of Stone Columns  1985  FHWA-RD-83-027  PB85-215416/AS   
Permanent Ground Anchors Permanent Ground Anchors  1985  FHWA-DP-68-1R  PB85-1780107/A   
Structural Foundations Tolerable Movement Criteria for Highway Bridges  1985  FHWA-RD-85-107  PB86-150745/AS  View PDF (15.7 mb)
Pile Foundations Centrifugal Testing of Model Piles and Pile Groups  1984       
Drilled Shafts Handbook on Design And Construction of Drilled Shafts Under Lateral Load  1984  FHWA-IP-84-11  PB85-201085   
Pile Foundations Allowable Stresses in Piles  1983  FHWA-RD-83-059  PB84-199462  View PDF (9.8 MB)
Pile Foundations Behavior of Piles and Pile Groups in Cohesionless Soils  1983  FHWA-RD-83-038  PB86-152089/AS   
Grouting Design and Control of Chemical Grouting  1983       
Structural Foundations Evaluation and Improvement of Existing Bridge Foundations  1983  FHWA-RD-83-061  PB84-199454   
Tunneling Evaluation of Second Eisenhower Tunnel Instrumentation Results  1983  FHWA-RD-83-010  PB83-202606   
Permanent Ground Anchors Permanent Ground Anchors - Design Criteria  1983       
Permanent Ground Anchors Tiebacks  1983       
Structural Foundations Bridge Foundation Needs  1982  FHWA-RD-82-050  PB82-263294   
Subsurface Exploration Data Processing Applied to Site Characterization  1982  FHWA-RD-82-049  PB83-148726   
Frost Action Frost Susceptibility of Soil, Review of Index Tests  1982  FHWA-RD-82-081  AD-A111752   
Testing Determination of Horizontal Stress in Soils  1981  FHWA-RD-81-118  PB82-117789   
Pile Foundations Dynamic Pile Driving Measurements for University Of Houston Pile Group Study  1981  FHWA-RD-81-009  PB81-245680   
Pile Foundations Field Study of Pile Group Action  1981       
Spread Footings Performance of Highway Bridge Abutments Supported By Spread Footings on Compacted Fill  1981  FHWA-RD-81-184  PB83-201822  View PDF (42.5 MB)
Subsurface Exploration Sensing Systems for Measuring Mechanical Properties in Ground Masses  1981       
Structural Foundations Tolerable Movement Criteria for Highway Bridges  1981  FHWA-RD-81-162  PB83-198804  View PDF (8.4 Mb)
Waste Utilization Coal Mine Refuse in Highway Embankments  1980  FHWA-TS-80-213  GPO-050-001-00   
Shale Design and Construction of Shale Embankments, Summary  1980  FHWA-TS-80-219  PB89-229330  View PDF (16.9 MB)
Tunneling Earthquake Engineering of Large Underground Structures  1980  FHWA-RD-80-195  PB81-247918   
Testing Evaluation of Self-boring Pressuremeter Tests in Boston Blue Clay, Interim Report  1980  FHWA-RD-80-052  PB81-154361   
Expansive Soils Expansive Soils in Highway Subgrades, Summary  1980  FHWA-TS-80-236     
Miscellaneous Highway Subdrainage Design  1980  FHWA-TS-80-224     
Retaining Walls Slurry Walls as an Integral Part of Underground Transportation Structures  1980  FHWA-RD-80-047  PB82-145061   
Soil Compaction & Stabilization Soil Stabilization in Pavement Structures  1980  FHWA-IP-80-2  PB83-186403   
Expansive Soils Technical Guidelines for Expansive Soils in Highway Subgrades, Final Report  1980  FHWA-RD-79-51  PB80-139660   
Expansive Soils An Evaluation of Methodology for Prediction and Minimization of Detrimental Volume Change of Expansive Soils in Highway Subgrades  1979       
Soil Compaction & Stabilization Chemical Compaction Aids for Fine Grained Soils  1979       
Testing Determination of the in Situ Permeability of Base and Subbase Courses  1979  FHWA-RD-79-88  PB-300908   
Testing Dynamic Testing of Slotted Underdrain Pipe  1979  FHWA-RD-79-501  PB80-120090   
Slope & Embankment Stability Factors That Influence the Stability of Slopes--A Literary Review  1979  FHWA-RD-79-54  PB80-112360   
Slope & Embankment Stability High Resolution Sensing Techniques for Slope Stability Studies, Final Report  1979  FHWA-RD-79-32  PB80-124621   
Frost Action Mathematical Model to Correlate Frost Heave of Pavements with Laboratory Predictions  1979  FHWA-RD-79-71  AD-A084737   
Rock Slopes Rock Slope Engineering  1979  FHWA-TS-79-208  PB80-103294   
Expansive Soils An Evaluation of Expedient Methodology for Identification of Potentially Expansive Soils  1977  FHWA-RD-77-94  PB77-289164/AS   
Expansive Soils An Investigation of the Natural Microscale Mechanisms That Cause Volume Change in Expansive Clays  1977  FHWA-RD-77-75  PB77-291782/AS   
Grouting Chemical Grouts for Soils  1977       
Testing Compilation and Analysis of Cyclic Triaxial Test Data, Final Report  1977  FHWA-RD-77-129  PB-281951   
Testing Determination of Consistency Characteristics of Soils  1977  FHWA-RD-77-101  PB-277465   
Seismic Design Determination of Seismically Induced Soil Liquefaction Potential at Proposed Bridge Sites  1977       
Subsurface Exploration Development of Airborne Electromagnetic Survey Instrumentation and Application to the Search for Buried Sand and Gravel, Summary Report  1977  FHWA-RD-77-35  PB-271331   
Waste Utilization Evaluation of Sulfate Bearing Waste Material from Fluidized Bed Combustion of Coals for Soil Stabilization  1977  FHWA-RD-77-136  PB-278031   
Slope & Embankment Stability Foundation Design of Embankments on Varved Clays  1977  FHWA-TS-77-214  PB-275727   
Pile Foundations Texas Quick Load Method for Foundation Load Testing  1977  FHWA-IP-77-8  PB-267353   
Tunneling Aerial Remote Sensing Techniques for Defining Critical Geologic Features Pertinent to Tunnel Location & Design  1976  FHWA-RD-76-72  PB-278032   
Expansive Soils An Occurrence and Distribution Survey of Expansive Materials in the United States by Physiographic Areas  1976  FHWA-RD-76-82  PB76-265230/AS  View PDF (1.5 MB)
Waste Utilization Availability of Mining Wastes and Their Potential for use as Highway Materials  1976       
Tunneling Cut-and-cover Tunneling, Volume 1  1976  FHWA-RD-76-28  PB-222997   
Waste Utilization Fly Ash as a Construction Material  1976  FHWA-IP-76-16  PB-259302   
Grouting Grouting in Soils  1976       
Waste Utilization Use of Waste Sulfate for Remedial Treatment of Soils  1976       
Soil Compaction & Stabilization A Laboratory Evaluation of Two Proprietary Materials as Compaction Aids and Soil Stabilizers  1975  FHWA-RD-75-32  PB88-136353/AS   
Expansive Soils A Review of Engineering Experiences with Expansive Soils in Highway Subgrades  1975  FHWA-RD-75-48  PB76-248658/AS  View PDF (10 MB)
Shale Design and Construction of Compacted Shale Embankments  1975       
Subsurface Exploration Detection of Subsurface Cavities by Surface Remote Sensing Techniques  1975  FHWA-RD-75-80  PB-253379   
Soil Compaction & Stabilization Development and Evaluation of Chemical Soil Stabilizers, Final Report  1975  FHWA-RD-75-17  PB-242556   
Tunneling Drilling and Preparation of Reusable, Long Range, Horizontal Bore Holes in Rock and in Gouge  1975       
Waste Utilization Feasibility of Using Sewage Sludge in Highway Embankment Construction, Interim Report  1975  FHWA-RD-75-38  PB-242260   
Retaining Walls Lateral Support Systems and Underpinning  1975       
Slope & Embankment Stability Proceedings of the Foundation Deformation Prediction Symposium  1975       
Soil Compaction & Stabilization The Role of Magnesium Oxide in Lime Stabilization  1975       
Testing Determination of the In Situ State of Stress of Soil Masses  1974  FHWA-RD-74-68  PB-242710   
Tunneling Improved Subsurface Investigation for Highway Tunnel Design and Construction, Volume 1  1974  FHWA-RD-74-29  PB-242394   
Retaining Walls Analysis And Design Problems in Modeling Slurry Wall Construction  1973  FHWA-RD-73-93  PB-230940   
Expansive Soils Proceedings of Workshop on Expansive Clays and Shales in Highway Design and Construction  1973  FHWA-RD-73-72  PB74-225843/AS   
Slope & Embankment Stability Advanced Course on Slope Stability      PB95-225819   
Geotechnical Notebook Issuances GT-15 - Geotechnical Differing Site Conditions    FHWA-1996    View PDF (0.2 MB)
Geotechnical Notebook Issuances GT-16 - "Determination of Unknown Subsurface Bridge Foundations," NCHRP 21-5 Interim Report Summary    FHWA-1998    View PDF (0.7 MB)
Reinforced Soil Structures Training Course in Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering: Earth Retaining Structures         

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