Design Of Sheet Piling For The Prague Metro Line C

Pru?ka, Jan
Organization: Deep Foundations Institute
Pages: 8
Publication Date: Jan 1, 2011
This paper describes the sheet pile design for the Line C extension from Ládví station to the North of Prague. The first part of the paper describes the geological conditions and structural configuration of the project. Typical cross sections, the description of the construction stages, and monitoring are discussed. The second part of the paper focuses on the sheeting design method. It describes the method of dependent pressures, that is, how the pressures acting upon a structure depend on the deformation. The design process and verification methodology are described in detail with comparison of the results with in-situ monitoring.
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