Pile Driving Experiences at Port Everglades

by T. J. Lynch,


Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1961, Vol. 126, Issue 1, Pg. 216-237


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract:

Foundations for steam power plant comprising two 240,000 kw units; soil investigations, difficulties encountered in driving of piles, and pile settlements; settlements resulted from consolidation of underlying strata attributable to vibrations developed by pile driving; pile-load test data and comparative driving with air hammer and rated equivalent diesel hammer are presented.



Subject Headings: Pile settlement | Ports and harbors | Pile driving | Soil settlement | Pile tests | Foundation settlement | Power plants | Steam power | Consolidated soils

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