It sets out to assist those involved in geotechnical engineering in the identification of potentially unstable rock foundations, demonstrate design methods. This second edition of the successful Foundations on Rock presents an An extra chapter on Tension Foundations has been included. Duncan C. Wyllie. Foundations on Rock by Duncan C. Wyllie, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions Foundations on Rock is an up-to-date, practical reference book describing current engineering practice in the investigation, design and construction of foundations on rock. Your request to send this item has been completed.
Foundations on Rock differs from the many texts and handbooks on soil foundations in that it focuses on the effect of geology on the stability and settlement of rock foundations. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.
While the intact rock may be strong, defects such as faults, joints and cavities, no the deterioration of the rock with time, will influence foundation performance. While the intact rock may be strong, defects in the rock such ayllie faults, joints and cavities, and the deterioration of the rock with time, will have a significant effect on foundation performance.
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Foundations on Rock
Contents 1 Characteristics of rock foundations. Reviews ‘For practicing engineers, this book is a must.
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The main topics covered are: While the intact rock may be strong, defects in the rock such as faults, joints and cavities, and the deterioration of the rock with time, will have a significant effect on foundation performance. Would you also like to submit a review for this item?
Part 4 Investigation and in-situ testing methods: The author is a highly experienced geotechnical engineer who has worked in the field of rock engineering rockk the past 25 years. Methods of detecting such defects are described, and their implications for foundation design and treatment are elaborated.
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