LOAD REDISTRIBUTION CAUSED BY ANCHOR FAILURES IN SHEET PILE WALLS

THIS PAPER PRESENTS THE RESULTS OF FIELD MEASUREMENTS ON THE EARTH PRESSURE RE-ARRANGEMENTS RESULTING FROM THE FAILURE OF ONE OR MORE ANCHORAGES SIMULATED BY THE UNLOADING OF ANCHORS. THE LOADING RISES ONLY MARGINALLY IN THE ADJOINING ANCHORS. IN ALMOST ALL CASES THE TOTAL LOADING WAS CONFINED TO THE SHEET PILE WALL. THE DEFORMATIONS OF THE STRAPS AND THE CHANGES IN THE ANGLES WERE IN ALL CASES MINIMAL. THE COVERING ABSTRACT FOR THE CONFERENCE IS IRRD NO 306088.

  • Authors:
    • STILLE, H
    • BROMS, B B
  • Publication Date: 1976-3

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01301882
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 8:25AM