Publication Abstract




Proceedings of the 12th Annual Members' Conference, 1987, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada "Advances, Innovation & Ingenuity In Deep Foundation Construction", (DFI)

Instrumented Rock-Socketed Drilled Piers Hamilton General Hospital
R.G. Horvath PhD, D. Schebesch, M. Anderson

Drilled pier foundations socketed into shale bedrock were selected for the Hamilton General Hospital Addition. Presented in this paper are a description of the subsurface conditions and drilled piers, the instrumentation and installation procedures, and the results of the monitoring program to date.


 article #259; publication #27 (AM-1987)