Monthly Archives: June 2014

Pile Foundation / Deep foundation work in Surat, Gujarat, India

Pile Foundation / Deep foundation work and Services There are many reasons a geotechnical engineer would recommend a deep foundation over a shallow foundation, but some of the common reasons are very large design loads, a poor soil at shallow … Continue reading

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McGraw-Hill Science & Technology Encyclopedia: Pile foundation

A special type of foundation that enables a structure to be supported by a layer of soil found at any depth below the ground surface. A pile foundation comprises two basic structural elements, the pile and the pile cap. A … Continue reading

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