It sets out to assist those involved in geotechnical engineering in the identification of potentially unstable rock foundations, demonstrate design methods. This second edition of the successful Foundations on Rock presents an An extra chapter on Tension Foundations has been included. Duncan C. Wyllie. Foundations on Rock by Duncan C. Wyllie, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. Stereonets for handplotting of structural geology data; field mapping data sheets; conversion factors. The methods set out are readily applicable to high rise buildings, bridges, dams and structures subject to uplift and turning loads.
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Summary This second edition of the successful Foundations on Rock presents an up-to-date practical reference book describing current engineering practice in the investigation, design and construction of foundations on rock.
Foundations on Rock differs from the many texts and rodk on soil foundations in that it focuses on the effect of geology on the stability and settlement of rock foundations.
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The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. The E-mail Address es field is required. Foundations on Rock focuses on the effects of geology on the stability and settlement of rock foundations. Analysis and Design Lianyang Zhang Limited preview – Already read this title? Home About Help Search. Citations are based on reference standards. The student resources previously accessed via GarlandScience.
Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions The country you have selected will result in the following: Investigation and In Situ Testing Methods. While the intact rock may be ny, defects in the rock dunca as faults, joints and cavities, and the deterioration of the rock with time, will have a significant effect on foundation performance.
Wyllie Limited preview – What are VitalSource eBooks? Details This second edition of the successful Foundations on Rock presents an up-to-date practical reference book describing current engineering practice in the investigation, design and construction of foundations on rock. User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Investigation and In Situ Testing Methods. Ordering from United States By mail: Bearing Capacity, Settlement and Stress Distribution. Rock Strength and Deformability. My library Help Advanced Book Search.
It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item While the intact rock may be strong, defects in the rock such as faults, joints and cavities, and the deterioration of the rock with time, will have a significant effect on foundation performance.
The methods set out are readily While the intact rock may be strong, defects such as faults, joints and cavities, and the deterioration of the rock with time, will influence foundation performance.
It has been written for practising engineers and for graduate students in geological engineering and rock mechanics.
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