STP444: Load Transfer, Lateral Loads, and Group Action of Deep Foundations

    Vesić, A. S.
    Professor and chairmanPersonal member ASTM, Duke University, Durham, N.C.

    Pages: 10    Published: Jan 1969


    Abstract

    Keynote address containing a review of major developments in analysis of load transfer, behavior of piles and pile groups under lateral loads, and group action of pile foundations. Critical summaries of ten papers on this subject presented to this symposium are included.

    Keywords:

    deep foundations, piles, piers, caissons, load transfer, dynamic loads, bearing piles, pile groups, soil mechanics


    Paper ID: STP47278S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D18.11

    DOI: 10.1520/STP47278S


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