Bulkhead Tests Program at Port of Toledo, Ohio

by P.A. Hakman,
W.M. Buser,

Serial Information: Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 3, Pg. 151-184

Document Type: Journal Paper


Tests described include measurements made on steel in order to obtain bending moment in sheet piling and stresses in anchor tie rods; measurements were also made using observation wells to determine relationship between Lake Erie water levels and ground-water levels behind bulkhead both for design purposes and as indication of effectiveness of bulkhead drainage features.

Subject Headings: Bulkheads | Ports and harbors | Drainage wells | Steel | Moment (mechanics) | Anchors | Rods | Observation wells | Ohio | United States | Lake Erie | Great Lakes

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