2005 - Special foundation works, Technique

Sharing of lateral loads and moments in pile foundations (copia 1)

In the paper a criterion for the evaluation of the sharing of the lateral loads in a piled foundation is presented. It relies on the the compatibility condition between the rotation of the rigid pile cap and the rotations of the...more

2001 - Special foundation works, Technique

A Soil Foundation Interaction Model for the Analysis of Pile Group Behaviour (copia 1)

This article presents a method for evaluating the distribution of the external loads within a pile group. The model is based on the imposition of the rotation compatibility condition between the pile cap and the piles heads. It...more