pipe pile

pipe pile

[′pīp ‚pīl]
(civil engineering)
A steel pipe 6-30 inches (15-76 centimeters) in diameter, usually filled with concrete and used for underpinning.

pipe pile

1. A pipe section heavy enough to be driven without a mandrel, 1 having its lower end either open or closed; after the pipe is driven to its final position, it is filled with concrete.
2. A pipe (either close-ended or open-ended) which serves as a pile.
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Hunter Roberts demolished the existing 81-foot-by-690-foot timber pier located within Wallabout Bay of the East River and replaced it with a steel pipe pile and concrete deck capable of supporting a 1,000-poundper-square-foot load.
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