This volume contains an expert papers by designers, consultants, contractors, regulators, researchers and other stakeholders addressing all aspects of foundation engineering, including present state of art/state of practice and challenging issues facing the profession. These experts papers share the information on how to do the job most effectively with lowest risk and impact on the environment.
This book contains 65 papers from 15 countries (Australia, Canada, China, Egypt, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Turkey, United States) including 7 keynote lectures and 2 special lectures from distinguished researchers and practitioners. Contributions in this book cover topics such as modeling and analysis, design, ground improvement, load test, and case studies. These contributions are timely additions that advance our knowledge on various aspects of foundation engineering.
Readership: Scientists, researchers, graduates and post-graduates in Civil engineering. Also, it will be a useful source of reference to civil engineers and professionals.