Folded Plate Raft Foundation for 24-Story Building

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Title: Folded Plate Raft Foundation for 24-Story Building

Author(s): Ignacio Martin and Sixto Ruiz

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 56

Issue: 8

Appears on pages(s): 121-126

Keywords: none

Date: 8/1/1959

Abstract:
The folded plate raft foundation of a 24-story building 308 ft high is described. The influence of the subsoil conditions-&d the wind load are discussed. Costs are compared for a standard beam and slab raft foundation and the folded plate raft foundation.