Deep Foundations - 3 PDH
2. Floating foundations
3. Settlements of compensated foundations
4 . Underpinning
5. Excavation protection
6. Drilled piers
7. FOUNDATION SELECTION CONSIDERATIONS
Upon completion of this course you will:
Learn the definition and design considerations applicable to floating foundations;
Learn the mechanics of settlement of compensated foundations;
Learn when there is a likelihood of bearing capacity failure;
Learn two commonly used procedures to mitigate bottom heave; and
Learn about settlement issues adjacent to excavations.
This course is intended for civil engineers, structural engineers, geotechnical engineers, geologists and other design and construction professionals wanting an introduction to deep foundations for buildings and other structures.
Benefit for Attendee
This course will give engineers and others an introduction to the types of deep foundations and when they may be applicable.
This is an introduction to deep foundations including piles, piers and caissons.
This course will give you an introduction to methods for analysis and design of deep foundation.