During the meeting held in Edinburgh in the occasion of the XVI ECSMGE, the Technical Committee TC212 of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (ISSMGE) established to organize an International Prediction Event.
In particular, 26 piles of different types (6) and geometries (length and diameter) will be installed in a well-known subsoil and then axially loaded in different manner (statically, dynamically, bidirectionally). Some selected piles will be also equipped with new devices aimed to improve the performance.
In the document, all the details are given.
Further information will be available as ready.