The ultimate bearing capacity of wedge-shaped foundations - La force portante des fondations en coins

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Proceedings titleTechnical Memorandum, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada
ConferenceCanadian Papers Presented at the Fifth International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering: 01 July 1961, Paris
Pages15; # of pages: 5
AbstractThe previous theory of the bearing capacity of foundations is extended to wedge-shaped bases and cones. The analysis is compared with the results of tests on cones and model piles of different roughness?s and with various shapes of tips in clays and sands.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number21140
NPARC number20373930
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