1st Edition

Active and Passive Earth Pressure Tables

By E. Absi, J. Kerisel Copyright 1990

    The problem of earth pressure on retaining structures is one of the oldest in soil mechanics. This volume comprises tables which facilitate calculations in problems of limit equilibrium. These tables provide coefficients which are extreme values in which the soil still is in equilibrium. They are or

    Introduction, 1. Weighted cohesionless soil, no surcharge, 2. Weightless cohesionless soil, with surcharge


    Absi, E.