Structural Foundations Manual for Low-Rise Buildings

Structural Foundations Manual for Low-Rise Buildings

by Michael Atkinson


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138609105
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 06/25/2018
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 11.75(h) x (d)

About the Author

Michael Atkinson, CEng, FIStructE, MICE, HND Arb is a former Engineering Manager for the National House Building Council (NHBC) for Northern England, Gerard Studds, Ove Arup, Leeds.

Table of Contents

Preface. Examples. 1. Site Investigations. 2. Foundation design. 3. Foundations in cohesive soils. 4. Foundations in sands and gravels. 5. Building in mining localities. 6. Sites with trees. 7. Developing on sloping sites. 8. Building on filled ground. 9 Ground improvement. 10. Building up to existing buildings. 11. Contaminated land.

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