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

Discussion: Gizienski Stanley F. (See full record)
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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 | Rivers and streams | Soil compression | Ultimate strength | Load factors | Displacement (mechanics) | Silt | Friction | Skin friction | Tension members | North America | Louisiana | United States

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