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Yorkshire and Humber knowledge sharing: ground engineering - piling and ground improvement

Event organised by ICE

14 June 2023

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It is fundamental to have the right foundation in place for the planned temporary or permanent works and to allow this to perform as planned.

This webinar will look at ground engineering including piling and ground improvement methods that can be implemented in the construction industry including:

  1. Introduction to ground engineering
  2. Different types of piling including CFA, bored, pre-cast concrete, steel tubes, contiguous & secant wall, diaphragm walls, mini & micro piling and sheet piling
  3. Different types of ground improvement including vibro stone columns, vibro concrete columns, vibro compaction, dynamic compaction, controlled modulus columns and soil nails
  4. Key risks with ground engineering
  5. Broad commercial costs