Geosynthetic Reinforced Pile Supported Embankment

The primary objective of this investigation improve the design of pile supported embankments with the use of geosynthetic reinforcement to distribute the embankment loads onto the piles and to limit the punching of piles into the embankment during the consolidation of the foundation soil.


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  • Status: Completed
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Montana Department of Transportation

    2701 Prospect Avenue
    P.O. Box 201001
    Helena, MT  USA  59620-1001

    Michigan Department of Transportation

    Murray Van Wagoner Building
    425 West Ottawa, P.O. Box 30050
    Lansing, MI  USA  48909
  • Project Managers:

    Adams, Mike

  • Performing Organizations:

    Collin Group

    Bethesda, MD  USA 
  • Start Date: 20050101
  • Actual Completion Date: 20130405
  • Source Data: RiP Project 34038

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01479208
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Contract Numbers: TPF-5(061)
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Apr 24 2013 1:00AM