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Foundation Engineering

R.K. Khitoliya, Pardeep Kumar Gupta

ISBN: 9789389520095

600 pages

INR 575

Description

Foundation Engineering is the second book in the series on Geotechnical Engineering published in 2014 to meet the requirements of undergraduate students. This book covers various aspects of foundation engineering bringing together all the relevant theories. The concepts have been developed systematically. The aim of the book is to present the basic of various topics in an easy way. It serves as a guide for practicing engineers also.

 

  • Introduction
  • Engineering and Geotechnical Properties of Soils
  • Geotechnical Investigation and in-situ Tests
  • Shallow Foundation and Bearing Capacity
  • Safe Bearing Pressure and Settlement Analysis
  • Combined Footings ad Mat Foundations
  • Lateral Earth Pressure
  • Earth Retaining Structures
  • Deep Foundations and Caisson Foundations
  • Stability of Slopes
  • Machine Foundations
  • Foundations on Difficult Soils
  • Embankment Dams
  • Geo environmental Engineering
  • Design of Pavements
  • Ground Modified for Foundation
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography