anchor pile

anchor pile

[′aŋ·kər ‚pīl]
(civil engineering)
A pile that is located on the land side of a bulkhead or pier and anchors it through such devices as rods, cables, and chains.

anchor pile

A pile behind a retaining wall to which tie-back rods or cables are connected.
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Among them are the failure of the South Pass 70 "B" Platform in Hurricane Camille, dynamic effects of wind on offshore structures, the influence of chain friction on anchor pile design, and forces of a large cylinder in random two-dimensional flows.
Also installed were four sets of anchor pile support assemblies along the 20-inch line to provide extra support against soft bottom soil.
6 mile-long (9 kilometer) pipe-in-pipe flowline(1), two PLETs(2), an anchor pile and a rigid jumper(3), and
Sheet piling works: excavations and embankments, about 2 400 tonnes of sheet piles, anchor piles 320 t and 75 t belts and braces, mainly in amphibious (tidal) area.
The scope of work includes detailed engineering design, surveys, procurement, fabrication, load out, tie down/sea fastening, tow-out/sail-out, transportation, installation, hook-up, pre-commissioning and commissioning of 115- km rigid submarine pipelines in nine segments, relocation of an existing SBM, installation of a PLEM along with anchor piles and topside modifications of four existing platforms.
Discussion is of horizontal, vertical, and inclined plate anchors, helical anchors, and anchor piles, and includes photos and diagrams.
PAP 02 can generally anchor piles ranging from 150 to 400 kilograms (330 to 882 pounds).
positioning and installation of a new FPSO and associated mooring system and anchor piles,
Tenders are invited for Survey For Locating Anchor Piles Of Single Point Mooring Systems (Spm-I And Ii) At Wrpl, Vadinar Using Side Scan Sonar Followed By Assistance For Installation Of Marker Buoys
Angolan suppliers played an instrumental role in the implementation of the project by providing subsea manifolds, helidecks, laydown modules, umbilicals, anchor piles and specialized turret components that were successfully fabricated in Angola.
In addition to these subsea facilities, CSOI will install Bluewater's 3-bundle mooring system, comprising of nine (chain-wire) mooring legs and anchor piles.