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Broms Free Head Piles in Cohesive Soil (OVERTURNING)

Moment (working) Leverarm (F.O.S.) Bored Pier Diameter Soil Shear M = 102.0 kN.m e = 7.5 metres = 1 B = 0.75 metres c= 50 kPa P = 13.6 kN f = 0.04 metres M(max) = 117.57 kN.m g = 1.18 metres L req = 2.35 metres

P=(F.O.S.)M/e (factored) f = P/9cB M(max) = P( e + 1.5B + 0.5f )

g = L req

M max 2 . 25 cB = 1 .5 B + f + g

UPLIFT CHECK

Uplift force (working) Depth Diameter Unit weight of soil Volume of concrete cylinder Depth of small cone y = Volume of small cone =

35.00 1.70 0.75 18.00 0.75 0.650 0.10

kN metres metres kN/m3 m3 metres m3

x= Base of large cone = Volume of large cone = Mass of soil Mass of concrete cylinder Total resistance to uplift = FOS

0.98 2.71 4.53 66.25 18.02 84.28 2.41

metres metres m3 kN kN kN

BEARING CAPACITY OF BORED PIER Vertical Down Force Depth Diameter Unit weight of soil Bearing Area Skin Surface area 35.00 1.70 0.75 18.00 0.442 4.006 kN metres metres kN/m3 m2 m2 Allowable bearing Capacity Allowable Skin Friction Base Bearing Capacity Skin Friction Capacity Total Bearing Capacity FOS 150.00 10.00 66.27 40.06 106.32 3.04 kPa kPa/m2 kN kN kN