Publication Abstract

Proceedings - Fourth International Conference - Piling and Deep Foundations, 1991, Stresa, Italy, (DFI)

19 Construction of Pile Foundation of the 'Postal Cittadel' in the Direction Center of Naples
M. Santosuosso; Mededil SpA, Naples, Italy G. Rizzi; Giglio SpA, Naples, Italy L. Diamanti; Geosonda SpA, Rome, Italy

The paper outlines of the salient construction, features of the pile foundation work for the two towers more than 100 high, which will be the core of the new Postal Office in Naples. After a description of the geotechnical characteristics of the site, the general design criteria of the piles will be introduced, which are socketed in the tuff strata where these are present, or are preloaded with a grouting of the tip. All the works have been carried out with quality control.

 article #459; publication #37 (IC-1991-IT)