The folks at Pile Dynamics, Inc. (PDI) produce a monthly newsletter that is always full of great information. This month, they celebrate their 100th edition, you can view it and all past editions at Pile.com. In this issue, Frank Rausche and Garland Likins, the PDI founders, reflect on 50 years of dynamic pile testing…essentially the 50th anniversary of the Pile Driving Analyzer (PDA). It’s a fascinating read! Congratulations Frank and Garland for your amazing legacy with PDA and all of the amazing products PDI has produced over the years, and I’m looking forward to reading the next 100 newsletters!
The FHWA recently released ‘GEC 12 – Design and Construction of Driven Pile Foundations’ (FHWA-NHI-16-009 and FHWA-NHI-16-010). A companion publication ‘Design and Construction of Driven Pile Foundations – Comprehensive Design Examples’ (FHWA-NHI-16-064) is also available. […]
Geotechnical software company, Deep Excavation, LLC has just announced a new software product for design of deep foundations. The product page for DeepFND notes that it brings together geotechnical design and structural design of deep […]