For May 2005
Mir H. Ali, P.E., joined Carter & Burgess, a full-service firm offering consulting services in engineering, architecture, and related services, as manager of its structures groups in the Dallas and Fort Worth transportation units. Ali has more than 25 years of experience in the structural design and management of bridges and transportation structures. In 2004, […]
Global environmental resources are at a crisis point. Water shortages, land degradation, air pollution, and global warming continue to take a serious toll on our planet. New threats are emerging in the form of increasingly severe natural disasters, plant and insect species invasions as a result of global trade, global atmospheric transport of trace pollutants, and urbanization. And as a result, all available drinking water supplies are susceptible to devastation.
Project Case Study: Long-term erosion control
Stabilizing nearly two miles of streambanks and slopes wasn’t the only challenge Garden Management Consultants, Inc., faced when tackling a stream restoration project on a Georgia golf course. The landscape design and construction firm also had to contend with record rainfalls and heavy stream flows.