543R-80: Recommendations for Design, Manufacture and Installation of Concrete Piles
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foundations and footings
Note: A newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by 543R-00.
Presents recommendations to assist the design engineer, manufacturer, field engineer, and contractor in the design and use of most types of concrete piles for many kinds of construction. The various types of piles are described. The section on design discusses factors that should be considered in the design of piles and pile foundations, and presents data to assist the engineer to evaluate and provide for the factors that affect the load carrying capacities of different types of concrete piles. The wide variety of installation methods used are outlined.