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Drilled Shaft Design In Geotechnical Prospective

Drilled Shaft Design In Geotechnical Prospective

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I am trying to find a great foundation example using drilled shaft in geotech prospective. Any information will be much appreciated.

Best Regards,

Beso

RE: Drilled Shaft Design In Geotechnical Prospective

There are thousands. Research the work of the late Dr. Lymon Reese at the University of Texas at Austin.

RE: Drilled Shaft Design In Geotechnical Prospective

Conductor wells used in offshore oil and gas exploration are often formed by drilling out the soil and then grouting a steel conductor (basically an open-ended pile) in-place. The installation sequence is actually quite fascinating so I would say it's an interesting example of a drilled (and grouted) shaft. If this is a presentation for others then you could also briefly touch on the topics of hydrofracture, blowouts, hanging the casing joints, etc.

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