Continuous flight auger boring in sandy soils

M.J. Kenny, S. Guasti, P. Zsak

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Abstract

This study investigates the power and torque requirements for augering in different soil conditions and to compare the radial pressures in the soil produced during augering with those of similar laboratory studies of conventional displacement piles.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBGA International Conference on Foundations
Subtitle of host publicationInnovations, observations, design and practice
EditorsT.A. Newson
Place of PublicationLondon, United Kingdom
Pages433-441
Number of pages9
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2003
EventBGA International Conference on Foundations - Dundee, United Kingdom
Duration: 2 Sep 20035 Sep 2003

Conference

ConferenceBGA International Conference on Foundations
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityDundee
Period2/09/035/09/03

Keywords

  • power
  • torque
  • auger
  • soil

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    Kenny, M. J., Guasti, S., & Zsak, P. (2003). Continuous flight auger boring in sandy soils. In T. A. Newson (Ed.), BGA International Conference on Foundations: Innovations, observations, design and practice (pp. 433-441). London, United Kingdom.