Accession Number : AD0731875

Title :   Tests on Concrete Sheet Piles with Plastic Interlock,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Orenstein,Glenn S.

Report Date : SEP 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The Waterways Experiment Station, Concrete Division, conducted tests on concrete sheet piles incorporating a newly developed plastic interlock-waterstop. The purpose of the tests was to determine the structural limitations of the various U. S. Army Engineer Division, Lower Mississippi Valley projects as a substitute for grouted concrete sheet piling or for steel sheet piling. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*REINFORCED CONCRETE, MOISTUREPROOFING), (*BEAMS(STRUCTURAL), REINFORCED CONCRETE), SHEETS, SUPPORTS, POLYETHYLENE PLASTICS, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, TENSILE PROPERTIES, FAILURE(MECHANICS), STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE