Pile testing

Dynamic load testing

These methods are based on monitoring the response of a pile subjected to hammer blows applied at the pile head. The measured response parameters are subsequently analysed to give predictions of the soil resistance that would be mobilised by the pile under static load conditions, based on stress wave theory. […]

Pile Testing – Papers

Handbook on Pile Load Testing Federation of Piling Specialists. “Pile load testing provides an opportunity for continuous improvement in foundation design and construction practices, while at the same time fulfilling its traditional role of design validation and routine quality control of the piling works. In order to achieve this improvement, […]