Piles, Piers, and Caissons
It is recognized that spread footings are the quickest and most cost effective way to transfer the loads of a building into the ground. There are situations, however, in which spread footings cannot reasonably be used. An examination of the test boring log given in Figure 6-1 illustrates this point.
KeywordsSkin Friction Frictional Resistance Steel Shell Spread Footing Elephant Trunk
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