By U.S. Department of Transportation

This 1999 record used to be written as a source for members in a quick path protecting the subject of building and layout of drilled shaft foundations for bridges and different buildings. it's the moment version of the FHWA workbook on development and layout of drilled shafts.

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New information on site investigation and characterization for construction and design of drilled shafts, especially with respect to rock. New information on the evolution of construction techniques and materials, reflecting the increasing sizes and demands on drilled shaft foundations. Guidelines on the design and use of base grouting and new information on self consolidating concrete (SCC) materials in drilled shafts is included. Design for lateral and axial loading is expanded, and some design methods are revised.

4 of the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO, 2007) has provisions for site investigations and establishing soil and rock properties for foundation design. Additional detailed treatment of specific methods is available from several sources. S. Federal Highway Administration has developed reference documents dealing with basic soil mechanics, site characterization, and evaluation of soil and rock properties for geotechnical applications to transportation facilities. These include Mayne et al.

S. rather than comprehensive coverage of every design and construction method which might be employed. Local practice adapted to unusual circumstances or to specific local geologic conditions may evolve differently from some specific recommendations outlined in this manual. Although the recommendations given in this publication represent generally recommended practice as of the time of this writing, it is not intended to preclude deviations from these recommended practices that are based on demonstrated performance and sound engineering.

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