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Synonyms for piling

a column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure

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The "Piling Machine Market Analysis, By Product, By Method And Segment Forecasts To 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The piling project covered the 107 bored and cast in situ pile anchored more than 1300 m in bed rock upon which the 3 towers of TRI ZEN was founded upon.
Table 1: Mean slash pile size, soil moisture, and resulting changes in soil properties to a depth of 30 cm after slash piling burning in two seasons on two soil textures relative to the control, unburned soil at the Lubrecht Experimental Forest, Montana.
Zheng, "Experimental study on mechanism of piling with high-frequency vibration," Railway Engineering, vol.
Ground Engineering Contractors, a major piling and ground improvement works entity in Saudi Arabia and the rest of the Gulf, is providing services on large-size projects.
Concrete, steel and timber are the traditional materials for piling that exhibit many problems when used in corrosive soils and harsh environments.
In order to increase the piling height, Roadsky increase the length of the piling rail.
Self-sufficiency being one of the traits of every good sportsman, there are a few options for repairing damaged pilings. The best one I've found is a piling wrap.
It covers general principles and practices; types, including driven displacement piles, driven and cast-in-place displacement piles, replacement piles, composite piles, minipiles, pre-packed piles, and factors governing choice of type; piling equipment and methods; calculating the resistance of piles to compressive loads; pile groups under compressive loading; the design of piled foundations to resist uplift and lateral loading; the structural design of piles and pile groups; piling for marine structures; miscellaneous piling problems, such as for machinery foundations, underpinning, mining subsidence areas, frozen ground, bridges on land, over-water bridges, and seismic regions; the durability of piled foundations; and ground investigations, piling contracts, and pile testing.
The Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) has issued a guidance document designed to highlight situations where piling rigs can become unstable through over-flighting during continuous flight auger (CFA) piling.
CONDUCTOR Installation Services Ltd (CIS), an Acteon company that provides hammer services to install conductors and drive piles, has successfully completed its first subsea piling services contract.
Presented by the Piling Committee of the German Geotechnical Society, this volume outlines summary recommendations for pile analysis and design based on Eurocode 7 and the European Execution Standards EN 1536, EN 12699, and EN 14199 and German application documents.
An improved soil model for one dimensional pile driving analysis, in The 3rd International Conference of Numerical Methods in Offshore Piling, 1986, Nantes, France, 3-17.
Norris, "Theoretically based BEF laterally loaded pile analysis," in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Numerical Methods in Offshore Piling, pp.