Accession Number : ADA312444

Title :   Compilation of Benchmark Lateral Load Tests on Piles in Sand and Clay.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Feb-Jun 96,

Corporate Author : REESE (LYMAN C) AUSTIN TX

Personal Author(s) : Reese, Lyman C.

PDF Url : ADA312444

Report Date : JUL 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : This report presents a compilation of 14 lateral load tests on piles in sands and clays. It serves as a benchmark for comparison of tests results to analysis. Each case study has pile section properties and soil characteristics. Each set of data contains the loading applied and the measured response.

Descriptors :   *SAND, *CLAY, *PILE STRUCTURES, TEST AND EVALUATION, COMPOSITE MATERIALS, LOADS(FORCES), SOILS, SANDSTONE, REINFORCED CONCRETE, LOAD CELLS.

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE