Life cycle assessment and life cycle cost analysis for geotechnical engineering: review and research
review and research gaps
Samuelsson, I., Larsson, S. and Spross, J. Life cycle assessment and life cycle cost analysis for geotechnical engineering: review and research gaps. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science 710: 012031. 18th Nordic Geotechnical Meeting, Helsinki, Finland. doi:10.1088/1755-1315/710/1/012031. Go to IOP Science (external web page)
This paper presents the results from a literature review of 56 published papers regarding the current situation of the use of LCA and LCCA methods in geotechnical engineering. It is found that only limited research has been published in applying LCA and LCCA to geotechnical engineering structures.