Deep foundations

Authored by: Rolf Katzenbach , Steffen Leppla , Deepankar Choudhury

Foundation Systems for High-Rise Structures

Print publication date:  August  2016
Online publication date:  September  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498744775
eBook ISBN: 9781315368870
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For the transfer of high loads into the subsoil as well as for spread foundations on subsoil with insufficient stiffness, deep foundations are designed. These deep foundations include the following types:

Pile foundations

Barrette foundations

Combined pile-raft foundations (CPRF) *

Well foundations *

Caisson foundations *

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