Date

01 Jun 1988, 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to describe the different stages and the final results of the geotechnical investigations and foundation design for a bridge in a seismic area, in the south of Italy. Particular attention is given to the procedure followed to study dynamic soil-pile interaction. Also described in summary fashion are a number of “borehole shear tests” carried out and their results.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Meeting Name

2nd Conference of the International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering

Publisher

University of Missouri--Rolla

Document Version

Final Version

Rights

© 1988 University of Missouri--Rolla, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

File Type

text

Language

English

Share

 
COinS
 
Jun 1st, 12:00 AM

Geotechnical Services for a Bridge in a Seismic Area

The purpose of this paper is to describe the different stages and the final results of the geotechnical investigations and foundation design for a bridge in a seismic area, in the south of Italy. Particular attention is given to the procedure followed to study dynamic soil-pile interaction. Also described in summary fashion are a number of “borehole shear tests” carried out and their results.