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Defect and length predictions by NDT methods for nine bored piles

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dc.contributor.author Nasr, George
dc.contributor.author Ballouz, Marc
dc.contributor.author Briaud, Jean-Louis
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-05T12:38:06Z
dc.date.available 2017-12-05T12:38:06Z
dc.date.copyright 2002 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10725/6719
dc.description.abstract Nine bored piles were built at the National Geotechnical Experimentation Sites at Texas A&M University: five at the sand site and four at the clay site. The piles had a nominal diameter of 0.915 m and varied in length from 10.7 m to 24.1 m. Various defects were intentionally placed in the piles including necking, bulging, soft bottom, tremie displacement, mud cake, and inclusion. Five companies were invited to make class A predictions of the length of the piles and of the defects size and location. They used small strain dynamic methods including sonic echo, impulse response, impedance logging, and sonic logging. The results are an indication of how reliable these methods are for predicting length and defects. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher ASCE en_US
dc.title Defect and length predictions by NDT methods for nine bored piles en_US
dc.type Conference Paper / Proceeding en_US
dc.author.school SOE en_US
dc.author.idnumber 199390170 en_US
dc.author.department Electrical And Computer Engineering en_US
dc.description.embargo N/A en_US
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.1061/40601(256)13 en_US
dc.identifier.ctation Briaud, J. L., Ballouz, M., & Nasr, G. (2002). Defect and length predictions by NDT methods for nine bored piles. In Deep Foundations 2002: An International Perspective on Theory, Design, Construction, and Performance (pp. 173-192). en_US
dc.author.email genasr@lau.edu.lb en_US
dc.conference.date February 14-16, 2002 en_US
dc.conference.place Orlando, Florida, USA en_US
dc.conference.title International Deep Foundations Congress 2002 en_US
dc.identifier.tou http://libraries.lau.edu.lb/research/laur/terms-of-use/articles.php en_US
dc.identifier.url http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/40601(256)13 en_US
dc.author.affiliation Lebanese American University en_US


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