Uncased Cast-in-Situ Concrete Piles – Types and Uses

Uncased cast in situ piles are used where the ground does not disturb the pile hole with soil or water falling in it. They are cheaper than the cased piles but not as much as efficient than cased piles. Skilled workers ...

Electrokinetic Stabilization of Soil with Applications and Advantages

Electrokinetic stabilization of soil is a ground improvement technique. Method of electrokinetic stabilization, their applications, advantages and factors affecting it are discussed in this article. Instability of the substructure is found to cause detrimental damage to the whole building. It is ...

Thermal Stabilization of Soil -A Ground Improvement Technique

Thermal stabilization of soil is a ground improvement technique. The concept, method and applications of thermal stabilization of soil is discussed. It has been observed that heating or cooling shows certain marked changes in the soil properties. Many types of research ...