Terms Used in Pile Foundations

Terms Used in Pile Foundations Some of the terms used in pile foundations are, Anvil: The part of a power operated hammer which receives the blow...

Timber Piles

Timber Piles Transmission of load through timber piles takes place by the frictional resistance of the ground and the pile surface. Timber piles prove economical...

Types of Piles – Deep Foundations

Depending upon their function, the different types of piles are, Bearing piles Friction piles Sheet piles Anchor piles Batter piles ...

Types of Steel Piles

The types of steel piles commonly used are: H-Piles Pipe-piles Screw piles Disc piles (a) H-piles: The use of rolled steel H-beams...