Accession Number : AD0282934
Title : DEADMAN ANCHORAGES IN SAND
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF
Personal Author(s) : SMITH,J.E.
Report Date : 12 JUL 1962
Pagination or Media Count : 76
Abstract : Various sizes of reinforced-concrete deadman anchorages were tested in sand to obtain information for improving or expanding design criteria. Deadman holding capacities and reaction patterns under applied loads were determined and an empirical equation was developed by which both the capacities and reaction patterns can be calculated.
Descriptors : *FOUNDATIONS (STRUCTURES), DESIGN, EQUATIONS, LOAD DISTRIBUTION, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, RAILROADS, REINFORCED CONCRETE, SAND, SOILS, TEST FACILITIES, TEST METHODS, TESTS
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE