LRFD Deep Foundation Design

The objective of this research is to provide recommendation revisions to the driven pile and drilled shaft portions of Section 10 of the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications ro reflect current best practice in geotechnical design and construction. In addition, the research shall provide a detailed procedure for calibrating deep foundation resistance factors.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 24-17

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Beal, David

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Massachusetts, Lowell

    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    108 Falmouth Hall, One University Avenue
    Lowell, MA  USA  01854
  • Principal Investigators:

    Paikowsky, Samuel

  • Start Date: 19990513
  • Actual Completion Date: 20020930
  • Source Data: RiP Project 3102

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01459611
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 24-17
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:07PM