Deep Foundations

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Pile Driving Part VI: Design Factors and Criteria for Driven Piles

Allowable Stress Design (ASD) Traditional design of deep foundations – both geotechnical and structural –…

Pile Driving Part V: Subsurface Explorations

View the complete article here Designing a Safe Foundation The design of a structure’s foundation…

Pile Driving Part IV: Introduction to the Pile Capacity and Driveability

View the complete article here. The ultimate objective of any foundation is to transfer load…

INTERVIEW: OMS

Pile Buck’s interview with OMS, a world brand in the production of pile driving equipment,…

Slurry Displacement Piles and Methods

View the complete article here. When unstable ground formations or groundwater are encountered or anticipated…

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Pile Driving Part III: Installation Equipment

View the complete article here. Over time, the technology for pile installation has led to…

INTERVIEW: Junttan

Pile Buck’s interview with Junttan, a leading manufacturer of piling rigs and hydraulic impact hammers.…

Pile Driving Basics, Common Problems, and Solutions

View the complete article here. Pile driving is a critical part of the construction process.…

INTERVIEW: Pieresearch

Pile Buck’s interview with Pieresearch®—designer and manufacturer of rebar reinforcing alignment products for the deep…

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Pile Driving Part II: Pile Types and Guidelines

View complete article here. When driving piles for a construction project, understanding the types of…

INTERVIEW: APE

Pile Buck’s interview with APE (American Piledriving Equipment), the world’s leading manufacturer of deep foundation…

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Drilling in and Near Embankment Dams and Foundations – Part II

View the complete article here. Part 1 of this article series covered important information about…