SOIL MECHANICS IN FOUNDATION ENGINEERING 2ND EDITION. VOLUME 2 THEORY AND PRACTICE

The book presents in volume 2 the application of soil mechanics to foundation problems in the following chapters :- (1) stresses within a soil mass, (2) deformation and bearing capacity of soils, (3) stability of slopes and foundations, (4) earth-retaining structures, (5) deep foundations, (6) effects of frost on soils, (7) compaction of soils, (8) general practical suggestions and field observations of settlements, and, appendix a, example of selection of type of foundations for an industrial building. For volume 1 see IRRD abstract no. 222226. /TRRL/

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    International Textbook Company Limited

    450 Edgware Road
    London,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Wilun
    • Starzewsk, K
  • Publication Date: 1975

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  • Accession Number: 00148009
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1977 12:00AM