batter pile

batter pile

[′bad·ər ‚pīl]
(civil engineering)
A pile driven at an inclination to the vertical to provide resistance to horizontal forces. Also known as brace pile; spur pile.

batter pile, brace pile, spur pile

A pile driven at an inclination to the vertical to provide resistance to horizontal forces.
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Tenders are invited for Replacement of existing barge mooring structures,including removal of existing barge mooring structures and replacement with batter pile dolphin structures and related work at an off-shore location.
demolition and excavation of the existing inshore bulkhead pile cap as required and install the steel sheet pile bulkhead, batter piles, and pile cap.
Following successful installation of the 72-inch welded conductor, BJ attached the fabricated pile clamp and steel stabbing guides to it so the two 36-inch batter piles could be installed to support the 72-inch conductor.