ENV E 434 - Environmental Geotechnics

★ 3 (fi 8)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Engineering

Design of soil waste containment systems; stability of natural slopes, engineered cuts and embankments; earth pressure theories; design of retaining structures and pressures on buried pipes; settlement of earth containment structures and foundations; load-carrying capacity of foundations; design for filtration, separation, containment, and reinforcement using geosynthetics. Prerequisites: CIV E 381 and ENV E 251.

No syllabi

Winter Term 2023


Section Capacity Dates + Times Instructor(s)
2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (MEC 4-3)
Primary Instructor: Gordon Wilson