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CIVE.5280 Drilled Deep Foundations (Formerly 14.528)

Id: 037401 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3


Design and analyses of drilled deep foundations including: Deep foundations classification and historical perspective. Cost analysis of foundations. Construction methods and monitoring techniques. Static capacity and displacement analyses of a single drilled foundation and a group under vertical and lateral loads. Traditional and alternative load test methods - standards, construction, interpretation, and simulation. Integrity testing methods. Reliability based design using the Load and Resistance Factor design (LRFD) methodology application for drilled deep foundations.


CIVE.5310 Advanced Soil Mechanics, or Permission of Instructor.

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