This book is divided into two parts. The first describes the main types of piles, construction methods, manufacture, and advantages and disadvantages of each type. The second part reviews the various stages of construction of piled foundations, from the initial survey of the terrain to the completion of the work and control tests. The aim of the book is to present data on the selection of techniques for different conditions and details of the organization of piling foundation operations. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Butterworth and Company Publishers Limited

    88 Kingsway
    London,   England 
  • Authors:
    • West, A S
  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 114 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00096685
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chausees (LCPC)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1975 12:00AM