FOUNDATION ENGINEERING HANDBOOK

The report provides guidelines for investigation and design of foundations for structures, with emphasis on bridge foundations. It covers field investigation reports; subsurface investigations; reduction of field data; footing analysis; piling analysis and backfill and foundation analysis for culverts. The study includes many diagrams and tables; a list of references consulted; glossary of symbols; appendices; example problems and a field investigation report example.

  • Corporate Authors:

    US Forest Service

    Missoula Technology and Development Center
    5785 Highway 10 West
    Missoula, MT  United States  59808-9361
  • Authors:
    • Prellwitz, R
  • Publication Date: 1981-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 405 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00343118
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 28 1982 12:00AM