157_CEG 4012 Notes Fall 2011 CEG 4012 Notes Fall 2011

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DF38 Shaft Capacity is sum of shaft and toe resistance: lp.=(O,+Q,-W)=[(f, A,)+(q, A,)-W~ where: = ullimate (axial) shaft capacity = shaft resistance along pile "skin" due to side shear = toe resistance due to end bearing = shaft weight (buoyant weight if soil saturated) = unit side shear on shaft = surtace area of shaft (circular = .8D) = unit end bearing on toe = surtace area of toe (circular = .8.'/4) o -capacity-can be-greatty aflected by construction methods andJevel of inspection o significant-contractor expertise, experienced personnel, and special construcll.Qn _e.QuiplTlent are required to properly construct a drilled shaft o .Qround loss or shaft collaRse can o,ccur due to poor construction - may destroy capacity of foundation being constructed and damage surrounding foundations
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2012 for the course CEG 4012 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.

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