A History Of The Use Of ACIP Piles For Major Projects In Atlanta

NeSmith, Willie M.
Organization: Deep Foundations Institute
Pages: 7
Publication Date: Jan 1, 2003
In the Metropolitan Atlanta Area today, augered, cast-in-place (ACIP) piles will be considered on most projects where deep foundation support is required. ACIP piles were first used in Atlanta in the late 1960s, and application began to blossom in the mid-1980s. Current design practice for ACIP piles is addressed in another paper in this conference. This paper describes the evolution of the ACIP industry in Atlanta, and details the use of ACIP piles on major projects in the Atlanta area.
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