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Pile Dynamics, Inc.

and Earth Products India


Dynamic Testing and Integrity Testing of Deep Foundations Seminar

September 15, 2011 Indian Institute of Technology New Delhi, India

September 15, 7:30 17:00 Dynamic Testing and Integrity Testing of Deep Foundations Seminar
Who Should Attend: Geotechnical, structural and construction engineers; owners, contractors and other professionals involved in the design, construction and specification of deep foundations. This seminar is suitable for those new to the field of Foundation Testing and Analysis, and is a general overview of the methods and their applications (suitable also for those specifying the testing to gain basic understanding for assessing the results presented in reports). Topics of the Seminar Background and Design Considerations Development of Equipment and Methods Load Testing of Driven Piles and Pile Driving Monitoring, and Drilled Shafts Wave Equation Analysis for Preparation of Dynamic Load Testing Examples of Offshore pile testing Monitoring of Continuous Flight Auger / Augered Cast-in-Place Piles Pile Integrity Testing with PIT (pulse echo) Cross-hole Sonic Logging (CSL) Thermal Integrity Testing Program (subject to change) 7:30 8:00 8:30 10:00 10:15 11:15 12:00 12:30 13:30 14:15 15:00 15:30 15:45 16:30 17:00 Registration begins Welcome by EPI Introduction to dynamic pile testing Break Applications of the Pile Driving Analyzer and CAPWAP Drilled shaft testing with the PDA Wave Equation analysis background Lunch Offshore applications of GRLWEAP, PDA and CAPWAP Integrity Testing by Pulse Echo Cross Hole Sonic Logging Testing Break Thermal Integrity Testing Monitoring CFA pile installation Adjourn

Workshop Lecturer
Brent Robinson, P.E. is a partner in PDI and its sister company GRL Engineers, Inc. (GRL). He oversees civil engineering and research and development activities and trains users of PDI equipment. Since joining GRL in 1999, he has performed measurement and analysis for foundation projects around the world. Brent is a PhD candidate at North Carolina State University, past chair of the Geotechnical Committee of the Cleveland Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the recipient of the TRB Best Paper Award in Soil Mechanics in 2010. Brent is ranked as Expert in the PDCA/PDI Dynamic Measurement and Analysis Proficiency Test.

Hotel Reservations
Individuals are responsible for making their own reservations.

Registration Fees and Form

(Registration deadline September 5) Please return registration form to Avijit Saha at

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Please send registration to Fees: There is no charge for this seminar. For more information please contact Mr Timothy Wong/Avijit Saha: or or 91-11-49503135