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Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society
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Volume 15, Issue 12 - Dec 2014
Volume 15, Issue 11 - Nov 2014
Volume 15, Issue 10 - Oct 2014
Volume 15, Issue 9 - Sep 2014
Volume 15, Issue 8 - Aug 2014
Volume 15, Issue 7 - Jul 2014
Volume 15, Issue 6 - Jun 2014
Volume 15, Issue 5 - May 2014
Volume 15, Issue 4 - Apr 2014
Volume 15, Issue 3 - Mar 2014
Volume 15, Issue 2 - Feb 2014
Volume 15, Issue 1 - Jan 2014
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Evaluation of the Impact on Surrounding Groundwater of Waterway Tunnel Excavation and Cofferdam Construction
You, Youngkwon ; Lim, Heuidae ; Choi, Jaiwon ; Eom, Sungill ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 5~15
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.5
This study is to quantitatively evaluate the impact on surrounding groundwater of waterway tunnel excavation and cofferdam construction in which A-dam and B-dam, so prediction of groundwater fluctuation and tunnel lining installation was studied. As a result, drawdown of groundwater level during tunnel excavation and cofferdam construction occurred about 3.58 m in the tunnel shaft. The initial condition of groundwater level recovered by up to 90 % was simulated after the completed the construction of the tunnel and lining installation. Groundwater inflow in the tunnel evaluated was analyzed to have exceeding water design criteria of the tunnel. The groundwater inflow is reduced to maximum
after lining installation done in the tunnel, so effect of lining installation was evaluated as 93 % or more. Drawdown of about 0.04~0.31 m occurs in the houses and temples analysis of groundwater system of the surrounding area from construction. Drawdown has occurred nearly by considering annual groundwater level fluctuation of National Groundwater Observation Network.
Distribution and Migration Characteristics of Explosive Compounds in Soil at Military Shooting Ranges in Gyeonggi Province
Bae, Bumhan ; Park, Jieun ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 17~29
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.17
A remedial investigation was conducted at five military training ranges in northern Gyeonggi province to collect information necessary for the design of on-site treatment facilities for the abatement of explosive compounds release to the environment. These information includes (i) identification of dominant explosive compounds in each range, (ii) discharge/migration routes, and (iii) contaminant distribution in particle size fraction and settling velocity of the soils. The results of investigation showed that TNT and RDX are the major contaminants but the extent of contamination varied depending on the types of military training practices and topography of the site. RDX was also detected in the subsurface soil and in the nearby stream within the training ranges, suggesting release of contaminants to streams. The median concentrations of explosives in the surface soil were less than 20 mg/kg despite several 'hot spots' in which explosives concentrations often exceeds several hundred mg/kg. The average clay contents in the soil of target area was less than 5 % compared to 12 % in the control, indicating loss of smaller particles by surface runoff during rainfall due to lack of vegetative land cover. Analysis of explosive compounds and particle size distribution showed that the amount of explosive compounds in soil particles smaller than 0.075 mm was less than 10 % of the total. Settling column tests also revealed that the quantity of explosive compounds in the liquid phase of the effluent was greater than that in the solid phase. Therefore, pre-treatment of particulate matter in surface runoff of shooting range with a simple settling basin and subsequent effluent treatment with planted constructed wetlands as polishing stage for explosives in the aqueous phase would provide the shooting ranges with a self-standing, sustainable, green solution.
A Study of Sediment Discharge and Bed Change Characteristics of the Local Rivers in Korea
Son, Hogeun ; Lee, Jungsik ; Shin, Shachul ; Moon, Changgeon ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 31~39
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.31
The objective of this study is to suggest the proper sediment transport equation and short and long-term bed change for planning and implementing the river management in Korea. To analyze total sediment discharge and short and long-term bed change, existing sediment transport equations, HEC-RAS 4.1 and CCHE2D numerical models were applied in urban and mountainous rivers. The results of this study are as followings; Firstly, the modified Einstein equation showed the most appropriate result for the estimation of total sediment discharge in the local rivers. Secondly, The stage-discharge relation curve and the discharge-total sediment discharge relation curve were suggested to examine the characteristics of river bed change. Finally, it is founded that river bed change of mountainous river has occurred greater than that of the urban river, and the river bed of urban river now tends to be stabilized on the whole.
Behavior of Fill Dam Subjected to Continuous Water Level Change and Overflow
Lee, Chungwon ; Maeng, Youngsu ; Kim, Yongseong ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 41~48
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.41
In this study, the behavior of fill dam with continuous water level change considering velocity changes via centrifugal model test was investigated. In addition, the collapse of fill dam due to the overflow was also experimentally simulated. The experimental results demonstrate that the pore water pressures and displacements vary in proportion to the water-level-change velocity, and the displacement increment is independent to the water-level-change velocity. Also, it is confirmed that the continuous water level change induces to the progress of fill-dam deformation due to displacement accumulation and the fill-dam stability dramatically degrades owing to the overflow. Hence, the real-time monitoring of pore water pressures and displacements of fill dam, and the control of water level in heavy rain through the countermeasure such as opening sluice gates are needed to ensure the stability of fill dam.
Upheaveal Behaviour of Tunnel Bottom in the Weatherd Fracture Zone under Tunnel Excavation
Chang, Yongchai ; Kim, Nagyoung ; Jin, Kyudong ; Son, Yongmin ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 49~56
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.49
The stability of tunnel construction depends entirely on the characteristics of the soil strength. If the soil strength is weak, collapse of tunnel occurs frequently under construction. In general, it copes with collapse by conducting half section excavation or reinforcement in advance under these conditions. Nevertheless, it can be collapsed under upper section excavation in the weathered fracture zone and it can be recovered through the application of reinforcement. As it has a bad influence on the upper section in case of upheaveal of tunnel bottom, it can be adversely affected on the overall stability of the tunnel. Thus, an in-depth review of reinforcement is needed in poor bottom ground. As the practices that has a bad affect on the stability of the tunnel due to upheaveal of tunnel bottom is increasing, research is needed for applicable standards for reinforcement. In this paper, it were investigated at actual field cases of upheaveal of bottom ground and characteristics of behavior and reinforcement measures were analyzed.
Construction Plan of 3D Cadastral Information System on Underground Space
Song, Myungsoo ; Lee, Sungho ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 57~65
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.57
Recently, Construction business is changing from on the ground to underground space because of deficit of developing space, creation of green space and of incremental of land compensation expenses. Meanwhile, 3D Topographic, Marine and Cadastral maps need to have Spatial Interrelation. Also, understanding of the information is also needed. Spatial information object registration system is impossible to contact and understanding intelligence mutually because the former one is managed as automatic ID system. Therefore, 3D Object information ID System of underground space is managed based on Object Identifier. Construction of Spatial information integration ID System is required and it will offer Division Code (Ground, Index, Underground) and depth information. We are defined and classified Under Spatial Information in this paper. Moreover, we developed the integration ID System based on UFID for cadastral information Construction. We supposed underground spatial information DB Construction and a developed the way of exploiting 3D cadastral information system through the study. The research result will be the base data of Standard ID system, DB Construction and system Development of National spatial data which is considered together with spatial interrelation.
A Comparison on the Identification of Landslide Hazard using Geomorphological Characteristics
Cha, Areum ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 67~73
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.67
Landslide disasters including debris flows are the one of the most frequent natural disasters in Korea, and losses of lives and property damages due to these catastrophic events have been increased every year. Various mitigation programs and related policies have been conducted in order to respond and prepare landslide disasters. Most landslide reduction programs are, however, focused on recovery actions after the disasters and lead to unrealistic consequences to the affected people and their properties. The main objective of this study, therefore, is to evaluate the landslide hazard based on the identification of geomorphological features, which is for the preparedness of the landslide disasters. Two methodologies, SINMAP and vector dispersion analyses are used to simulate those characteristics where landslides are actually located. Results showed that both methods well discriminate geomorphic features between stable and unstable domains. This proves that geomorphological characteristics well describe a relationship with the existing landslide hazard. SINMAP analysis which is based on the consecutive model considering external factors like infiltration is well identify the landslide hazard especially for debris flow type landslides rather than vector dispersion focusing on a specific area. Combining with other methods focusing specific characteristics of geomorphological feature, accurate landslide hazard assessments are implemented.
Investigation on the Penetration Resistance of Suction Bucket Foundation in Sand using Model Test
Kim, Keunsoo ; Kwon, Osoon ; Oh, Myounghak ; Jang, Insung ;
Journal of the Korean Geoenvironmental Society , volume 15, issue 6, 2014, Pages 75~83
DOI : 10.14481/jkges.2014.15.6.75
Suction bucket foundation is installed with the differential pressure created by pumping water out of bucket. Bucket foundation has usually been utilized in mooring anchor for offshore platform or floating oil and gas production facilities in the open sea. After suction bucket foundation successfully was applied as the foundation for offshore wind turbines in Europe, it recently attracts much attention in Korea, too. To estimate the penetration resistance of the suction bucket foundation is one of the important matters that should be considered during its installation. This study carried out a series of model tests to investigate the penetration resistance of suction bucket foundation. And the mobilized soil strength factor was reviewed through comparing the experimental results by two installation ways (e.g., push-in-load and suction) and the results calculated by the conventional equation.