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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

batter pile, brace pile, spur pile

A pile driven at an inclination to the vertical to provide resistance to horizontal forces.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Onsite construction of the GPIP Facility included the installation of two 48-inch diameter, 160 feet in length plumb pile with rock anchors and four 30-inch diameter, 140 feet in length batter pile. Batter pile were rock anchored into bedrock.
[3] observed that the axial bearing capacity of a batter pile increases with an increase in the inclination angle through analysis of field test data.
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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.