Skip to content

Please be aware that deliveries on certain dates may be affected by Royal Mail strike action. Find out more from our delivery information page.

A Short Course in Foundation Engineering, 2nd edition

Author(s): N. Simons, University of Surrey and B. Menzies, GDS Instruments Ltd

£96.00
* VAT information
Stock level: Low stock
Publication date: 01 June 2000
Digital version: Buy this eBook
Although there are now a large number of computer programmes for solving all sorts of foundation design problems, the need to check these outputs by 'hand-calculation' has become vitally important. This book concentrates on getting the fundamentals right and then using them in practical applications. The book is illustrated with numerous worked

Although there are now a large number of computer programmes for solving all sorts of foundation design problems, the need to check these outputs by 'hand-calculation' has become vitally important. This book concentrates on getting the fundamentals right and then using them in practical applications.

The book is illustrated with numerous worked examples and with quick-reference tables and charts. In this new edition, the original highly acclaimed text has been extended and updated and now includes major new sections on short term and long term stability, critical state interpretation of peak strength, seismic methods for measuring ground stiffness in situ, and offshore pile design: total stress and effective stress approaches.

Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780727727510
Number of pages: 256
Product code: 9780727727510
Page size: 243x170mm
Publication status: Published
Publisher: ICE Publishing

No customer reviews