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Trapezoidal Footing Formula

Trapezoidal Footing Formula

The trapezoidal footing formula is used to determine the volume of a trapezoidal footing from the respective drawing specifications. Here, the trapezoidal footing formula is explained and clarified with the help of an example. Trapezoidal Footing Formula As shown in figure-1 below, ...

What are the Thickness Requirements of Strip Foundations?

What are the Thickness Requirements of Strip Foundations?

There are number of factors that control a thickness of strip foundation such as losing condition, types of soil, and depth of foundation. The thickness requirements of strip foundation according to load conditions and depth of foundation are discussed.

Bar Bending Schedule for Pile Foundation with Calculations

Bar Bending Schedule for Pile Foundation with Calculations

To clearly understand the bar bending schedule of a pile foundation, it is necessary to be familiar about the typical reinforcement details of a pile foundation. Pile foundation is a common type of deep foundation, used for supporting heavy loaded ...

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

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 ...