Recent Developments In Pile Foundations

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Title: Recent Developments In Pile Foundations

Author(s): Maxwell M. Upson

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 33

Issue: 5

Appears on pages(s): 557-574

Keywords: none

Date: 5/1/1937

Abstract:
Presents a resume of the most recent developments in piles for foundations and dikes. Describes the various piles available and the special advantages of each. Particular attention is given to the new types of cast-in-place concrete piles and special provisions for piles of long length. Also describes the new type of concrete sheet pile dike and concludes with a resume of various measures for salt water protection of precast piles.