Foundations and Piling Products

  • Foundation Systems for High-Rise Structures

    By Rolf Katzenbach, Steffen Leppla, Deepankar Choudhury

    The book deals with the geotechnical analysis and design of foundation systems for high-rise buildings and other complex structures with a distinctive soil-structure interaction. The basics of the analysis of stability and serviceability, necessary soil investigations, important technical…

    Hardback – 2016-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction to Geosynthetic Engineering

    By Sanjay Kumar Shukla

    The development of the use of polymeric materials in the form of geosynthetics has brought about major changes in the civil engineering industry. Geosynthetics are available in a wide range of compositions appropriate to different applications and environments. Over the past three to four decades,…

    Paperback – 2016-05-05 
    CRC Press

  • Urban Quay Walls

    Edited by A. Roubos, D. Grotegoed

    Since the thirteenth century, quay walls of significant retaining height have been built in the Netherlands in urban environments. Over time, structural revisions were often carried out due to excessive deformations or the use of increasingly larger and deeper vessels. These historic quay walls…

    Hardback – 2016-02-01
    CRC Press

  • Seafloor Processes and Geotechnology

    By Ronald C. Chaney, Gideon Almagor

    An ideal resource for civil engineers working with offshore structures, pipelines, dredging, and coastal erosion, Seafloor Processes and Geotechnology bridges the gap between the standard soil mechanics curriculum of civil engineering and published material on marine geotechnology. Utilizing…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18
    CRC Press

  • Multi-Span Large Bridges

    International Conference on Multi-Span Large Bridges, 1-3 July 2015, Porto, Portugal

    Edited by Pedro Pacheco, Filipe Magalhaes

    Throughout the last decades, the increasing development of the urban metropolis and the need to establish fundamental infrastructure networks, promoted the development of important projects worldwide and several Multi-Span Large Bridges have been erected. Certainly, many more will be erected in the…

    Hardback – 2015-06-09
    CRC Press

  • The Drilling Manual, Fifth Edition

    Edited by Australian Drilling Industry Training Committee Limited

    An Invaluable Reference for Members of the Drilling Industry, from Owner–Operators to Large Contractors, and Anyone Interested In Drilling Developed by one of the world’s leading authorities on drilling technology, the fifth edition of The Drilling Manual draws on industry expertise to provide the…

    Hardback – 2015-04-01
    CRC Press

  • Soil Mechanics Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition

    By Isao Ishibashi, Hemanta Hazarika

    How Does Soil Behave and Why Does It Behave That Way? Soil Mechanics Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition effectively explores the nature of soil, explains the principles of soil mechanics, and examines soil as an engineering material. This latest edition includes all the fundamental…

    Hardback – 2015-03-24
    CRC Press

  • Earth Pressure and Earth-Retaining Structures, Third Edition

    By Chris R.I. Clayton, Rick I. Woods, Andrew J. Bond, Jarbas Milititsky

    Effectively Calculate the Pressures of Soil When it comes to designing and constructing retaining structures that are safe and durable, understanding the interaction between soil and structure is at the foundation of it all. Laying down the groundwork for the non-specialists looking to gain an…

    Paperback – 2014-05-28
    CRC Press

  • Jet Grouting

    Technology, Design and Control

    By Paolo Croce, Alessandro Flora, Giuseppe Modoni

    Unlike similar titles providing general information on ground improvement, Jet Grouting: Technology, Design and Control is entirely devoted to the role of jet grouting – its methods and equipment, as well as its applications. It discusses the possible effects of jet grouting on different soils and…

    Hardback – 2014-02-26
    CRC Press

  • The Foundation Engineering Handbook, Second Edition

    Edited by Manjriker Gunaratne

    Considering how structures interact with soil, and building proper foundations, is vital to ensuring public safety and to the longevity of buildings. Understanding the strength and compressibility of subsurface soil is essential to the foundation engineer. The Foundation Engineering Handbook,…

    Hardback – 2013-11-26
    CRC Press

  • Baltic Piling

    Edited by M. Mets, R. Raudsepp

    'Baltic Piling' contains the proceedings of the ‘Baltic Piling Days 2012’ (Tallinn, Estonia, 3-5 September 2012). The book includes contributions on current issues in pile foundation engineering: - Interaction of pile and grillage; - Formation of pile bearing capacity - Settlements of piles - Pile…

    Hardback – 2013-07-29
    CRC Press

  • Geotechnics and Heritage

    Case Histories

    Edited by Emilio Bilotta, Alessandro Flora, Stefania Lirer, Carlo Viggiani

    Conservation of monuments and historic sites is one of the most challenging problems facing modern civilization. It involves various cultural, humanistic, social, technical, economical and administrative factors, intertwining in inextricable patterns. The complexity of the topic is such that…

    Hardback – 2013-06-03
    CRC Press

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