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  • Hi All I am doing preliminary design of Contiguous Bored Pile wall for Crossrail project in London.The soil stratum is 1.5-2.0m thick made ground and …
        Last answered 28/05/2013 13:00 by Seenaramo

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        Last answered 28/05/2013 13:00 by XiaoyunZhu

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  • I had made a design of foundation on clay with allowable bearing capacity of 50kPa and expected load of 50kPa. Now the client has changed the expected…
        Last answered 28/05/2013 13:00 by Rahulrahul

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  • Novice here wondering if living near Railroad Tracks, and the passing freight trains can cause cracks to foundations and interior walls in a home, or …
        Last answered 28/05/2013 13:00 by Norfleet

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  • hi , could any one please help me out in doing review of literature on swelling soil characteristic and the mechanism of swelling and clay minerals...…
        Last answered 28/05/2013 13:00 by Anna Annaghannad

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  • TNO DIANA is offering new technical online courses that demonstrate the various applications of DIANA:Attendance/Presentation of Paper at 15th World E…
        Asked 10/09/2012 05:41, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Geoengineer.org

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  • Hi I want to make a model footing test on a normally consolidated clay. I will buy blocks of clay ,which are slightly loaded. I know that bearing capa…
        Asked 20/09/2009 12:30, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Aliakou

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  • I'm new here and i can not speak English very good..I'm sorry for this..I want to ask about the rigidity of a footing.How can we measure the rigidity …
        Asked 01/09/2009 17:55, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Aliakou

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  • We can model soil underneath a footing using Springs for use in FEA programs. However, the K value so calculated is for the vertical (Z) direction. Wh…
        Asked 08/01/2008 07:28, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Sampak

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  • Have got 4 questions on foundation class... can anyone answer these questions?? 1. Loads are transferred through cohesive soils by the action of _____…
        Asked 25/03/2007 12:11, updated: 12/06/2013 08:43 by Michael Burlingame

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