INTERACTION OF GEOLOGY, CONSTRUCTION PRACTICE, AND FOUNDATION DESIGN. DISCUSSION

This is a discussion of a paper of the above title by W.S. Gardner published in Foundation Engineering: Current Principles and Practices (ASCE, New York) 1989. The discusser presents additional comments on topics noted in the author's paper. The importance of site history in foundation design practice is noted, and case histories are described based on the discusser's experience. Experience with 8 high-rise structures is described, as well as offshore pile load tests in the Caspian Sea.

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  • Features: Appendices; References;
  • Pagination: p. 822-824
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  • Accession Number: 00609195
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1991 12:00AM