oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Practical determination of type of foundations to be used in areas where heaving soils occur - discussion

Volume 8, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1021-2000



The paper dealt with experience gained by the Authors on foundations in areas where heaving soils occur and set out the results of their investigations. Recent publications by others on the subject were reviewed. Criteria were proposed to assist in choosing the type of foundation to be used and comparison was made between cast-in-situ tension piles and isolated precast piles.

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