28 - 30 June, 2017 | Crowne Plaza Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

Larry Goldfarb


Principal Geotechnical Engineer
Jacobs Engineering


11:30 AM Using Large Diameter Piles to Speed Up Construction

The terminology around large diameter bored piles is experiencing new meanings with pile diameters of approximately 3m being now used. Such large diameters can provide significant cost reductions with respect to both direct costs and construction program. However, there are specific aspects of pile performance that should be accounted for in the design and their effect on the superstructure. As part of this presentation, the following topics will be covered:
  • Benefits and disadvantages of large bored piles
  • Design aspect of large diameter bored piles
  • Pile performance


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