The report for the ADSC Southeast Chapter Lawrenceville, Georgia Test Site is complete and published (link below). This is the second report from their research project on rock-socketed drilled shafts in the Southeast U.S. This report is from the Lawrenceville, Georgia test site where shafts constructed in metamorphic rock of the Piedmont geologic province were … Continue reading ADSC SE Chapter Lawrenceville Test Site Report Published
That’s right load test fans, The results are in! The ADSC Southeast Chapter is proud to announce the “winners” from the prediction contest for the Lawrenceville, GA test site. In the table below, we have listed the winner and their prediction. The winners are the closest to the average measured values as reported by Loadtest, … Continue reading ADSC Lawrenceville Test Site–We Have Winners!
Update (7/31/11) – Field Day set for Thursday, August 18th – More info here! Back by popular demand, we will hold a prediction contest for the second test site in the ADSC drilled shaft research project for rock sockets in the Southeastern U.S. Contestants are encouraged to download the information linked below and then submit … Continue reading ADSC Lawrenceville Test Site–Prediction Contest!
The planned second load test in the ADSC research project for rock sockets in the Southeastern U.S. is moving closer to execution. Bruce Long of Long Foundation Drilling Company provides this update: To Fellow Load Testers, We want to thank everyone who submitted questions or comments regarding the preliminary load test program submitted to us … Continue reading ADSC Load Test Research – Lawrenceville, GA Site – SCHEDULE UPDATE
Report Published (February 2, 2012) Thompson, W.R., Brown, D.A., and Hudson, A.B. (2012). “Load Testing of Drilled Shaft Foundations in Piedmont Rock, Lawrenceville, GA, Report for ADSC Southeast Chapter, January, 2012. Presentation to Atlanta ASCE Geotechnical Group (11/15/11) Robert presented the results at the ASCE Georgia Section Geotechnical Group meeting November 15, 2011 at 6:30pm … Continue reading ADSC SE Chapter Research Project – Lawrenceville, GA Site
After some lengthy delays, the rock-socketed drilled shaft research sponsored by the Southeast Chapter of the ADSC is back on track. A second site has been selected at the site of Foundation Technologies, Inc. in Lawrenceville, Georgia. This site will investigate the resistance of some of the rocks of the Piedmont for drilled shaft design. … Continue reading ADSC Rock-Socketed Drilled Shafts in the SE Research Project Site No.2 – Comments Welcomed
DBA is participating in a research project with the Southeastern Chapter of the ADSC investigating the axial resistance of drilled shafts socketed into rock formation in the Southeastern US. This page will be used to provide information on the project as it progresses. Links to each test site page where you can find the … Continue reading ADSC SE Chapter Research Project – Drilled Shafts Socketed into Rock
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