CE 424 : Foundation Engineering I

CE 424 : Foundation Engineering I

 

Selection of suitable foundations based on interaction and economy.  Protection of foundation excavation using different types of coffer dams and their design principles, methods of dewatering.  Analysis and design of footings, rafts and piers for various types of loading, consideration of subgrade as Winkler base and elastic half space – their validity.  Study of the behaviour of single pile and pile groups; pile load test, lateral resistance and buckling, bearing capacity and settlement of piles and pile groups.  Design of pile foundations and pile grillage.

 

Strengthening of foundations by chemical methods and by underpinning.

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