Pile Tests, Low-Sill Structure, Old River, Louisiana

by Charles I. Mansur,
Robert I. Kaufman,

Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1958, Vol. 123, Issue 1, Pg. 715-743

Document Type: Journal Paper


Determination of required type, size, and length of piles necessary to carry design compression and tension loading without any significant movement of structure; driving of displacement and nondisplacement types of piles; estimated average unit skin friction in silts; average angle of internal friction of sand.

Subject Headings: Pile tests | Soil compression | Rivers and streams | Ultimate strength | Tension members | Load factors | Displacement (mechanics) | Skin friction | Louisiana | United States

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