RECOMENDATIONS FOR DESIGN, MANUFACTURE, AND INSTALLATION OF CONCRETE PILES

THE SECTION ON DESIGN DISCUSSES FACTORS THAT SHOULD BE CONSIDERED IN THE DESIGN OF PILES AND PILE FOUNDATIONS, AND PRESENTS DATA TO ASSIST THE ENGINEER TO EVALUATE AND PROVIDE FOR THESE FACTORS THAT AFFECT THE LOAD CARRYING CAPACITIES OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF CONCRETE PILES. REFERENCE IS MADE TO APPLICABLE EXISTING CODES AND SPECIFICATIONS. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND BASIC MANUFACTURING PROCEDURES FOR PRECAST PILES ARE STATED SO THAT DESIGN REQUIREMENTS FOR QUALITY, STRENGTH, AND DURABILITY CAN BE ACHIEVED. THE CONCLUDING CHAPTER SETS FORTH GENERAL PRINCIPLES FOR PROPER INSTALLATION OF PILING SO THAT THE STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY AND ULTIMATE PURPOSE OF THE PILE ARE ACHIEVED. THE WIDE VARIETY OF INSTALLATION METHODS USED, AND MANY NEW TECHNIQUES ARE OUTLINED. /ACI/

  • Publication Date: 1973-8

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  • Accession Number: 00209995
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proc
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 22 1973 12:00AM