Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

CE 4105 Foundation Design

Prerequisites: CE 3701 , CE 3708

3-0-3

A study of the selection and design of foundation types for structures and of the behavior of the foundation earth materials both during and after construction. Topics covered include subsurface investigation, stress distribution, settlement, bearing capacity, structural design of footings, lateral earth pressure and retaining wall behavior, and pile foundation analysis and design.

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