RECENT PILE RESEARCH. ACTIVITIES OF THE SWEDISH COMMISSION ON PILE RESEARCH

This report describes some recent work in Sweden on the behaviour of primarily driven precast concrete piles under the following sub-headings: performance of pile load tests, pile driving, pile design, friction piles in sand, interaction between hammer and pile cap (driving equipment), education and information about piles, durability of piles, mass displacement due to pile driving, soil investigations, negative skin friction, friction piles in clay, rock shoes for piles, buckling of piles, environmental problems caused by pile driving, cast-in-place piles and control of piles in-situ by dynamic methods. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Ingenioersvetenskapsakademien (IVA)

    Grev Turegatan 14, Box 5073
    Stockholm,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Broms, B
  • Publication Date: 1980

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 61 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00330399
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Rapport 61 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1981 12:00AM