Foundation design, Wotton-under-Edge

18 - 19 October, 2017

Venue address:

Eastwood Park Training and Conference Centre
Gloucester GL12 8DA
United Kingdom

About this event

The geotechnical notes and presentations deal with:

  • Ground investigations
  • Bearing capacity and settlement in spread foundations
  • The geotechnical design of piles and pile groups
  • The determination of earth pressures on retaining structures

The structural notes and presentations deal with:

  • The conceptual and detailed design of spread foundations for simple and complex loading
  • The design of piled foundations including pile layouts, pile cap and ground beam systems
  • The design of reinforced concrete mass and gravity walls and embedded walls in concrete and steel
  • The notes also include a brief introduction to Eurocodes and their application to foundation design.