Design, Construction And Applications Of Auger Piling System For Earth Retention And Underpinning Of Structures

Gupte, A. A.
Organization: Deep Foundations Institute
Pages: 10
Publication Date: Jan 1, 1989
Auger piling system which was developed in the United States in the 1940's is gaining acceptance in many parts of the world. Although primarily used to support foundations, the system is very useful for many other applications such as soil anchors, temporary and permanent earth retention systems, restricted headroom piling and underpinning of existing foundations. In this paper, review of current construction design techniques for the Auger piling system for earth retention and underpinning of structures is presented.
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