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Nguyen, T.C. (author)
People have used pile foundations throughout history to support structures by transferring<br/>loads to deeper and stronger soil layers. One of the most important questions during the design of the pile foundation is the bearing capacity of the pile. The most reliable method for determining the bearing capacity is to use results from pile load...
doctoral thesis 2017
Nguyen, T.C. (author), Van Lottum, H. (author), Holscher, P. (author), Van Tol, A.F. (author)
Rapid and static load tests were conducted on open-ended and close-ended piles in the Deltares GeoCentriflige. hi flight, a pile was driven into the soil. Both fme-grained sand and silt beds were tested. Both the rapid and static soil resistances o f a close-ended pile were higher than the soil resistance o f an open-end pile in both sand and...
conference paper 2012