Primer on micropiles

Donald A. Bruce, Al F. DiMillio, Ilan Juran

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A major international study of micropiling funded by the Federal Highway Administration provides an overview of the technology's characteristics, history and range of applications, and proposes a rigorous new system to guide micropile design and construction. The contract was awarded to Nicholson Construction Co., Bridgeville, Pa. An international advisory board was assembled that provided a blend of contractor, consultant, academic and client representatives.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages4
Specialist publicationCivil Engineering
StatePublished - Dec 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Materials Science (miscellaneous)
  • Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology


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