allowable bearing capacity

allowable bearing value, allowable soil pressure, allowable bearing capacity

The maximum permissible pressure on foundation soil that provides adequate safety against rupture of the soil mass or movement of the foundation of such magnitude as to impair the structure that imposes the pressure.
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For this edition he also reorganizes the material--for example splitting the chapter on allowable bearing capacity of shallow foundations into two chapters: one on estimating vertical stress due to superimposed loading, and the other on elastic and consolidation settlement of shallow foundations.
5 m or change of strata, laboratory testing of the collected samples for evaluation parameters and bearing capacity including submitting reports, recommending the type of foundation, its depth and allowable bearing capacity including transportation of man and material upto the test site etc all complete.
Erizal [10] adds that allowable bearing capacity maximum weight of the soil resistivity can support the settlement's land use.