The Resource Pile design and construction rules of thumb, Ruwan Rajapakse

Pile design and construction rules of thumb, Ruwan Rajapakse

Label
Pile design and construction rules of thumb
Title
Pile design and construction rules of thumb
Statement of responsibility
Ruwan Rajapakse
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A complete reference covering virtually every aspect of the subject of pile design
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
624.1/54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TA780
LC item number
.R283 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Pile design and construction rules of thumb, Ruwan Rajapakse
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cove; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; 1 -- Site investigation and soil conditions; 1.1 -- Origin of rocks and soils; 1.1.1 -- Earth cools down; 1.1.2 -- Rock weathering; 1.1.3 -- Brief overview of rocks; 1.1.3.1 -- Igneous rocks; 1.1.3.1.1 -- Extrusive igneous rocks; 1.1.3.1.2 -- Intrusive igneous rocks; 1.1.3.2 -- Sedimentary rocks; 1.1.3.3 -- Metamorphic rocks; 1.1.3.3.1 -- Formation of metamorphic rocks; 1.2 -- Soil strata types; 1.2.1 -- Water; 1.2.1.1 -- Alluvial deposits (river beds); 1.2.1.2 -- Marine deposits; 1.2.1.3 -- Lacustrine deposits (lake beds)
  • 1.10 -- Pressure meter testing1.10.1 -- The equal pressure increment method; 1.10.2 -- The equal volume increment method; 1.10.3 -- SPT-CPT correlations; 1.10.4 -- Standard CPT device; 1.10.5 -- Standard SPT device; 1.10.6 -- Dilatometer testing; References; 2 -- Geophysical methods; 2.1 -- Ground-penetrating radar methods; 2.1.1 -- General methodology; 2.1.2 -- Single borehole GPR; 2.1.3 -- Procedure; 2.1.4 -- Cross-hole GPR; 2.2 -- Seismic method; 2.2.1 -- Reflected seismic waves versus refracted seismic waves; 2.2.2 -- Seismic P- and S-waves; 2.2.2.1 -- S-Waves; 2.2.2.2 -- Surface waves
  • 1.2.2 -- Wind deposits (eolian deposits)1.2.3 -- Glacial deposits; 1.2.4 -- Colluvial deposits; 1.2.5 -- Residual soil (weathered in situ soil); 1.3 -- Site investigation; 1.3.1 -- Cohesion; 1.3.2 -- Friction; 1.3.3 -- Measurement of friction; 1.3.4 -- Measurement of cohesion; 1.4 -- Origin of a project; 1.4.1 -- Geotechnical investigation procedures; 1.4.2 -- Literature survey; 1.4.2.1 -- Adjacent property owners; 1.4.2.2 -- Aerial surveys; 1.4.3 -- Field visit; 1.4.3.1 -- Hand augering; 1.4.3.2 -- Sloping ground; 1.4.3.3 -- Nearby structures; 1.4.3.4 -- Contaminated soils; 1.4.3.5 -- Underground utilities
  • 1.4.3.6 -- Overhead power lines1.4.3.7 -- Man-made fill areas; 1.4.3.8 -- Field visit checklist; 1.5 -- Pile foundations versus shallow foundations; 1.5.1 -- Soil modification; 1.6 -- Subsurface investigation phase; 1.6.1 -- Soil strata identification; 1.6.2 -- Augering; 1.6.3 -- Mud rotary drilling; 1.6.4 -- Boring program; 1.6.5 -- Test pits; 1.6.6 -- Hand digging prior to drilling; 1.7 -- Geotechnical field tests; 1.7.1 -- SPT (N) value; 1.8 -- SPT (N) and friction angle; 1.9 -- Field tests; 1.9.1 -- Pocket penetrometer; 1.9.2 -- Vane shear test; 1.9.3 -- Cone penetration testing; 1.9.4 -- Friction ratio
  • 2.2.3 -- Down-hole seismic testing2.2.4 -- Cross-hole seismic testing; 3 -- Groundwater; 3.1 -- Introduction; 3.1.1 -- Magmatic water; 3.1.2 -- Connate water; 3.1.3 -- Metamorphic water; 3.1.4 -- Juvenile water; 3.2 -- Vertical distribution of groundwater; 3.2.1 -- Soil-water zone; 3.2.2 -- Intermediate vadose zone; 3.2.3 -- Capillary zone; 3.3 -- Aquifers, aquicludes, aquifuges, and aquitards; 3.3.1 -- Aquifer; 3.3.2 -- Aquiclude; 3.3.3 -- Aquitard; 3.3.4 -- Aquifuges; 3.3.5 -- Piezometric surface versus groundwater level; 3.3.6 -- Aquitard under pressure; 3.3.7 -- Vertical upward groundwater flow
  • 3.3.8 -- Vertical groundwater flow
Control code
ocn941134275
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780128042342
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35781178
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)941134275
  • pebc0128042346

Library Locations

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