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Design and construction of earth retaining systems

proceedings of sessions of Geo-Congress 98

by Geo-Congress 98 (1998 Boston, Mass.)

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Published by American Society of Civil Engineers in Reston, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (Mass.),
  • Retaining walls -- Design and construction -- Technological innovations.,
  • Tunnels -- Design and construction.,
  • Underground construction.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementsponsored by the Earth Retaining Structures Committee of the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers, October 18-21, 1998, Boston, Massachusetts ; edited by Richard J. Finno ... [et al.].
    SeriesGeotechnical special publication ;, no. 83
    ContributionsFinno, Richard J., American Society of Civil Engineers. Committee on Earth Retaining Structures.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA770 .G46 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL372357M
    ISBN 100784403902
    LC Control Number98033994

    Several types of retaining wall systems are available to retain earth and meet specific project requirements. Many of thesewall systems are proprietary wall systems while others are non-proprietary or esign-build din Wisconsin The ion criteria and design policies. The focus of this Geotechnical Analysis and Design Section is to present methods and guidelines for developing design parameters for Geotechnical Design, Construction and Maintenance Support. Development of this manual section relied heavily on the Washington State DOT Geotechnical Design Manual for organization and content.

      The comparison between the field data and the design analysis results shows that the theoretical beam-on-elastic-foundation design models can make a relative reasonable estimation on the wall deflections for the unpropped circular diaphragm wall, but highly underestimated the wall deflections of the multipropped rectangular diaphragm wall. Design and detailing of retaining walls lecture will make student after this class be able to do the complete design and detailing of different types of retaining walls. Retaining walls are usually built to hold back soil mass. However, retaining walls can also be constructed for aesthetic landscaping purposes. Classification of Retaining walls.

    Earth Retaining Walls and Reinforced Slopes. Engineers who need to maximise the area of development for earth retaining walls and structures but are faced with difficult and varied terrain can choose from a wide range of options – reinforced concrete, gabions, crib walls, sheet piling and structural brickwork, and more. gravity retaining walls, dry-stacked masonry gravity retaining structures and dry-stacked masonry reinforced soil structures. This guide describes the design and construction of gravity earth retaining structures, consisting of a reinforced concrete footing and a reinforced concrete masonry cantilever stem. glOSS y aR Loads and limit states.


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