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Showing posts with label Foundation Engineering. Show all posts

High Strain Dynamic Pile Testing by Pile Driving Analyzer (PDA)

August 08, 2018 No comments:
High strain dynamic testing is a method of testing deep foundations to obtain information about their capacity and integrity, and in some ca...

Cantilever Footing, Strap Footing - Definition and Design

April 29, 2018 No comments:
A strap footing also known as cantilever footing, is a special case of combined foundation in which two separate footings are tied together ...
3 Places You’ll See Sheet Piling Used On A Daily Basis

3 Places You’ll See Sheet Piling Used On A Daily Basis

March 26, 2018 No comments:
It helps us to get to work, it protects our homes, and it even gives us a secure place to park, amongst many other uses. So, with that in ...
Download AASHTO Soil Classification Excel Spread Sheet [XLSX]

Download AASHTO Soil Classification Excel Spread Sheet [XLSX]

January 04, 2018 No comments:
AASHTO stands for American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. Developed in 1992 a comprehensive soil classification...
What is Raft Foundation?

What is Raft Foundation?

December 06, 2017 1 comment:
Raft foundation are among the most common types of foundations used these days keeping in view the structural safety, requirements and the...
Difference between End Bearing Piles and Skin Friction Piles.

Difference between End Bearing Piles and Skin Friction Piles.

November 24, 2017 2 comments:
Deep foundation especially pile foundation is best suited and mostly used for a low bearing and bad textured soil or for the heavy load str...
Advantages and Disadvantages of Cast in Situ Concrete Piles

Advantages and Disadvantages of Cast in Situ Concrete Piles

November 23, 2017 No comments:
Cast In Situ is a term meaning a construction item or structural member like a beam or in this case a Pile that is to be constructed, assem...
What is Underpinning? Methods and Procedures for Foundation Repair

What is Underpinning? Methods and Procedures for Foundation Repair

October 28, 2017 1 comment:
A resilient and robust foundation is a sure way to guarantee a stable structure that could withstand and tolerate the forces of nature by s...
Pile Foundations in Engineering Practice by Shamsher Parkash & Hari D. Sharma [PDF]

Pile Foundations in Engineering Practice by Shamsher Parkash & Hari D. Sharma [PDF]

June 29, 2017 2 comments:
The book with the title Pile Foundations in Engineering Practice written by Shamsher Parkash from Missouri University and and Hari D. Sharm...
What are fender Piles?

What are fender Piles?

February 10, 2017 No comments:
The piles used to protect concrete deck or other water front structures from the abrasion or impact that may be caused from the ships or bar...