Engineering

Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering Risk Management

View the complete article here. Poor risk management in geotechnical engineering projects has real-world consequences. It’s important to identify and manage risks in all aspects of a construction project. However, geotechnical engineering related to the foundation and support of a structure requires particular attention. Risk management planning for construction projects […]

Engineering

INTERVIEW: Intech Anchoring Systems

Pile Buck’s interview with Intech Anchoring Systems, who has supplied commercial, residential, and industrial contractors with Geostructural Engineering Solutions for over 20 years. PB: We’re curious about Intech’s Magnacore self-drilling anchors (SDAs). For those who don’t already know, what are they exactly?  IAS: They are hollow bar micropiles that are […]

Engineering

Basic Configuration of Sheet Pile Design Analysis

by Don C. Warrington, PhD, P.E., University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Introduction Sheet pile design and analysis is an important part of geotechnical engineering, and is well documented in publications such as Sheet Pile Design by Pile Buck.  The advent of software such as SPW 911 has made executing this […]