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Establishing a Dynamic Formula for Pile Design and Construction Control of Pile Driving

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Completed

Start date: 01/01/08
End date: 03/31/10

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About the research

Abstract:

Consistent with Load and Resistance Factor Design specifications, this project will lead to the development of dynamic formulas to design piles and control their installation in the field, focusing on methods suitable for Iowa soil conditions.