Bearing pile


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bearing pile

[′ber·iŋ ‚pīl]
(engineering)
A vertical post or pile which carries the weight of a foundation, transmitting the load of a structure to the bedrock or subsoil without detrimental settlement.

Bearing pile

A pile that carries a vertical load, as compared with a sheet pile, which resists earth pressure.

bearing pile

A pile which carries a vertical load.
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In case of end bearing pile under seismic excitation, the pile base can be represented by a horizontal movement of the type,
These deep (150 to 200 ft) end bearing piles rest on bedrock, eliminating problems with settling.
A Danieli construction Constructed by Italy's Danieli, the Emirates Steel Heavy Section Mill will produce parallel-flange beams, columns and bearing piles with up to 1,016 mm web depth and 419 flange width, up to 430 mm parallel flange channels, 250 mm angles, 750 mm U-sheet piles and 630 mm Z-sheet piles using 350 x 220 mm conticast blooms and up to 1050 x 460 x 120 mm beam blanks as starting material.
2a); 2,396 tons bituminous materials, various types; 9,258 sf architectural surface treatment; 234,140 lb reinforcement bars, epoxy coated; 540,918 lb fabricated structural steel; 1,228 lf 6" pavement base drain; 475 lf guide rail (includes 2-s and 2-sc); 2,952 lf temporary concrete barrier; 571 lf right-of-way fence (includes type 1 and type 2); 609 cy class aaap cement concrete; 165 cy class aa cement concrete; 683 cy class a cement concrete; 927 lf steel beam bearing piles, hp 12x74; 54 ea steel beam pile tip reinforcement, hp 12x74.
This project involves the following main elements: Demolition of the existing structure; Installation of load bearing piles and pile cap; Installation of driven sheet piles; Installation of precast or cast-in-situ bearing shelves; Installation of a prefabricated, galvanised steel bridge Installation of rock rip-rap scour protection measures Resurfacing works.
Announcement of competition:The building is founded on point bearing piles of mountains that support for a bottom plate of concrete designed as a slack reinforced flat cover.
Steel Sheet Piling and Timber Piling) - Preformed Bearing Piles
A condition survey was carried out on the Sheet & Bearing Piles on the main pier in 2014 and the Preliminary Report noted that deterioration and significant loss of wall thickness was noted on the southern 40m of the Main Pier Quay wall.
It is envisaged that the scope of works will comprise excavation, secant piling, sheet piling, drainage installation, bearing piles and foundation works.
Steel bearing piles on the main pier (ii) determine the remaining lifespan of the sheet piles and the bearing piles (iii) produce design solutions, including costing for any necessary remedial works in connection with the main pier condition survey at an daingean fishery harbour centre.
Tenders are invited for temporary works propping, removal of existing temporary shoring works -provision of a permanent support wall comprising sheet piles with end bearing piles finished with precast concrete panels - relaying of an existing 300mm diameter ductile iron gravity sewer and concrete service box -provision of a new 300mm diameter ductile iron gravity sewer -general ancillary works contractors should note that all works will be undertaken in, and around, tidal water.