oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - The foundations of the oil refinery at Durban

Volume 7, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1021-2000



The author had stated that the curves were based on a limiting value of the shear stresses set up in the soil, whereas their general shape was typical of the relationship based upon a fixed permissible value of the settlement. An alternative explanation might possibly be that with wider footings the zone of influence would spread down into weaker material.

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