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Foundation Engg

Description

To impart knowledge to plan and execute a detail site investigation programme, to select geotechnical design parameters and type of foundations. Also to familiarize the students  for the geotechnical design of different type of foundations and retaining walls

What Will I Learn?

  • Understand the site investigation, methods and sampling.
  • Get knowledge on bearing capacity and testing methods.
  • Design shallow footings.
  • Determine the load carrying capacity, settlement of pile foundation.
  • Determine the earth pressure on retaining walls and analysis for stability.

Topics for this course

5 Lessons50h

FOUNDATION ENGINEERING

Lesson 1-SITE INVESTIGATION AND SELECTION OF FOUNDATION
Lesson 2-SHALLOW FOUNDATION
Lesson 3-FOOTINGS AND RAFTS
Lesson 4-PILE FOUNDATION
Lesson 5-RETAINING WALLS

About the instructor

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518 Courses

3 students

Free

Material Includes

  • Murthy, V.N.S., “Text book of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering”, CBS Publishers Distribution Ltd., New Delhi. 2014.
  • Arora, K.R., “Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering”, Standard Publishers and Distributors, New Delhi, 7th Edition, 2017 (Reprint).
  • Punmia, B.C., “Soil Mechanics and Foundations”, Laxmi Publications Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi, 16th Edition 2017.

Requirements

  • B.E/Diploma Students Can Purse This Course

Target Audience

  • All Engineering Students Can Participate