Foundation in Black Cotton Soil || Types || Suitability

How to construct foundation in black cotton soil

Construction of foundation in black cotton soil is very risky due to its swelling and shrinkage property as well as its bearing capacity is also very less. Black cotton soil does not take a higher load. It is required soil stabilization for improving its property or well process for construction of the foundation.  In this … Read more

What is Cofferdam | Different Types of Cofferdam | Its Uses

major types of cofferdam

In this article, we explain what is cofferdam. Different types of cofferdam like cellular cofferdam, braced cofferdam, earthen cofferdam, rockfill cofferdam, crib cofferdam, single wall cofferdam, double-wall cofferdam, etc. uses, meaning, methods of cofferdam construction, advantages, and disadvantages. Which points are kept in mind for cofferdam construction? The following points should be kept in mind … Read more

What is a Caisson Foundation | Types | Uses | Construction Methods

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In this article, we Explained what is a caisson foundation, different types of caisson foundation, various construction methods of caisson foundations, pneumatic caisson foundation, use of caisson foundation, and so more in detail. What is a caisson foundation? Caisson is defined as Structures that are poured into water or soil to remove water or semi-liquid … Read more

What is Under reamed piles | Advantages | Design Parameters

under reamed piles

Under reamed piles are one type of deep foundation. Under reamed piles are generally used in black cotton soil. Here we explain what is Under reamed pile foundation, the Advantages of under reamed pile, and disadvantages of under reamed pile, Types of under reamed piles, Construction procedures. IS Code for Under reamed piles: IS 2911-3 … Read more

Different Types of Pile Foundation Used in Construction

types of pile foundation based on function

we explain what is pile foundation?, when and where pile foundation is used, types of pile foundation based on function, use or material. types of concrete pile, steel pile. advantages and disadvantages of various types of piles and function, objective of sheet piles etc. What is Pile foundation? Pile foundation is one type of deep … Read more