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Showing posts with label Geotechnical engineering. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Geotechnical 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...
Pile Design and Construction Practice Book PDF by Michael Tomlinson & John Woodward

Pile Design and Construction Practice Book PDF by Michael Tomlinson & John Woodward

December 04, 2017 No comments:
Piling rigs are a common place feature on building sites in cities and towns today. The continuous introduction of new, more powerful, and...
Pile Foundation Construction Procedure

Pile Foundation Construction Procedure

December 03, 2017 No comments:
We have already defined the pile foundation, its type and importance in case of low bearing ground conditions. But this post will mainly de...
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...
Tunnels and their stability mechanisms

Tunnels and their stability mechanisms

March 28, 2017 No comments:
Tunnels and their stability mechanisms Introduction Tunnels can be defined as underground construction for the connection between t...
What is Stepped Foundation

What is Stepped Foundation

February 21, 2017 No comments:
The natural surface of ground is not always level and mostly to such an extent that there may be a considerable slope either across or along...
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...
Automatic Concrete Pile Reinforcement Cage Welding Machine

Automatic Concrete Pile Reinforcement Cage Welding Machine

February 08, 2017 No comments:
The bearing capacity of the soil and the loading conditions sometimes not allow the usage of shallow foundation and thus the designer opts...