PILES - GENERAL REPORTS, BASIC THEORIES, MEASUREMENTS AND CASE RECORD OF BUCKLING.

THIS PUBLICATION INCLUDES SIX PAPERS WHICH ARE CONCERNED WITH PILES. (1) BROMS,B; SETTLEMENT OF PILE GROUPS; (2) BROMS,B; STABILITY OF FLEXIBLE STRUCTURES (PILES AND PILE GROUPS); (3) FELLENIUS,B; BUCKLING OF PILES DUE TO LATERAL SOIL MOVEMENTS; (4) FELLENIUS,B; BENDING OF PILES DETERMINED BY INCLINOMETER MEASUREMENTS; (5) FELLENIUS,B; PRECAST CONCRETE PILES. STATE-OF-ART REPORT; (6) MASSARSCH,R; DIE ANWENDUNG DER AEHNLICHKEITSTHEORIE IN DER GEOTECHNIK. (DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS AND SIMILARITY THEORY IN SOIL MECHANICS). (1) IS A STATE-OF-THE ART REPORT REVIEWING METHODS WHICH ARE USED AT PRESENT (1972) TO CALCULATE THE SETTLEMENT OF PILE GROUPS. PAPER (2) SUMMARIZES THE 1972 STATE-OF-THE-ART OF LATERALLY LOADED PILES AND PAPER (3) IS A DISCUSSION WITH REFERENCE TO PAPER (2) DEALING WITH THE CONSEQUENCE OF SURCHARGING THE GROUND OUTSIDE A BUILDING FOUNDED ON PILES IN SOFT SOIL. IN PAPER (4) THE CHANGES IN INCLINATION AND THE BENDING OF PILE SEGMENTS ARE REPORTED. MEASUREMENTS WERE PERFORMED BY MEANS OF THE SWEDISH GEOTECHNICAL INSTITUTE INCLINOMETER DEVICE. THERE IS A SUMMARY IN FRENCH. IN PAPER (5) A PRESENTATION IS GIVEN OF THE HIGH QUALITY PRECAST CONCRETE PILE INCLUDING QUALITY REQUIREMENTS, INSTALLATION PROCEDURE, DESIGN AND LOADING REQUIREMENTS, INSPECTION AND TESTING METHODS AND CASE HISTORIES. PAPER (6) IS CONCERNED WITH DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS AND SIMILARITY THEORY, WHICH CAN BE APPLIED TO LATERALLY LOADED PILES. THE PAPER IS IN GERMAN WITH AN ENGLISH SUMMARY . THE SIX PAPERS ARE REPRINTS FROM:(1) PROC.SPECIALTY CONF. ON PERFORMANCE OF EARTH AND EARTH-SUPPORTED STRUCTURES, PURDUE UNIVERSITY 1972, VOL.3. (2-3) PROC.5TH EUROPEAN CONF. ON SOIL MECH.&.FOUND.ENGNG., MADRID 1972,VOL.2, (4) CANAD. GEOTECHN.J. 9(1972):1. (5) INT. CONF. ON PLANNING &. DESIGN OF TALL BUILDINGS, FOUND DESIGN,LEHIGH UNIVERSITY 1972, VOL. 1A-11. (6) 100 JAHRE HOCHSCHULE FUR BODENKULTUR IN WIEN. BD 5, TEIL 2, WIEN 1972.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Saertryck & Preliminaera Rapporter

    Banergaton 16
    Stockholm S-11526,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Broms, B
    • Fellenius, B
    • MASSARSCH, R
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 117 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00081081
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 53 R&D Rept.
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 8 1975 12:00AM