TechMRT's research in the area of geotechnical engineering has ranged from the study of expansive soils, pavements and foundations to earth retention systems, bridge foundations and approaches, as well as highway drainage systems. TechMRT researchers also conduct regular short courses in Geotechnical Engineering for Roadways and Geotechnical Applications for Transportation Projects.
Geotechnical Engineering Research Projects
- Project 5-5849 - Software Development to Implement the TxDOT Culvert Rating Guide
- Project 0-6493 - Pullout Resistance of Mechanically
Stabilized Reinforcements in Backfills Typically Used in Texas