Location

St. Louis, Missouri

Session Start Date

6-1-1993

Abstract

The paper is aimed at giving information on the present situation of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and on the activities undertaken for its safeguard by the International Committee appointed in May 1990 by the Italian Government. After a brief review of the subsoil conditions of the structural features and of the observed movements of the Tower, the activities undertaken by the Committee are also summarized.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Appears In

International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering

Meeting Name

Third Conference

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Publication Date

6-1-1993

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© 1993 University of Missouri--Rolla, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

File Type

text

Language

English

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The paper is aimed at giving information on the present situation of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and on the activities undertaken for its safeguard by the International Committee appointed in May 1990 by the Italian Government. After a brief review of the subsoil conditions of the structural features and of the observed movements of the Tower, the activities undertaken by the Committee are also summarized.