Design methods based upon rapid load tests

Michael Brown (Lead / Corresponding author)

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Abstract

This report considers the development of guidance on rapid load pile testing within the European context that has led to the development of FprEN ISO 22477-10, Geotechnical investigation and testing — Testing of geotechnical structures — Part 10: Testing of piles: rapid load testing. This report summarises current European national guidance on rapid load pile testing and goes on to outline an informative test interpretation method included in FprEN ISO 22477-10 that goes someway to developing design methods under EN 1997-1. The report finishes with considerations for EN 1997-1 evolution and future ETC3 reporting.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the ISSMGE - ETC 3 International Symposium
Subtitle of host publicationDesign of Piles in Europe: How did Eurocode 7 change daily practice?
PublisherBelgium Building Research Institute
Pages97-104
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2016
EventISSMGE - ETC 3 International Symposium: Design of Piles in Europe: How did Eurocode 7 change daily practice? - Leuven, Belgium
Duration: 28 Apr 201629 Apr 2016
https://www.etc3.be/symposium2016/

Conference

ConferenceISSMGE - ETC 3 International Symposium
CountryBelgium
CityLeuven
Period28/04/1629/04/16
Internet address

Research Output

Activities

  • 1 Invited talk

ISSMGE ETC3 Int. Symp. on Design of Piles in Europe: How did Eurocode 7 change daily practice?, Leuven, Belgium

Michael Brown (Invited speaker)

28 Apr 201629 Apr 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Prizes

Institution of Civil Engineers Yorkshire Geotechnical Group best paper prize

Brown, Michael (Recipient), Nov 2000

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

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    Brown, M. (2016). Design methods based upon rapid load tests. In Proceedings of the ISSMGE - ETC 3 International Symposium: Design of Piles in Europe: How did Eurocode 7 change daily practice? (pp. 97-104). Belgium Building Research Institute .