Comparative Analysis Between Traditional And EC7 Criteria Applied To The Design Of Diaphragm Walls Concerning The Ultimate Limit States
Organization: Deep Foundations Institute
Jan 1, 2002
The paper refers five examples of executed diaphragm walls with one to five levels of anchorages. For each example a comparison is made between the results of the design using the traditional criteria and the Eurocode 7 recommendations. A comparison is also made with the behaviour of the diaphragm walls during the construction phase. From the referred examples the author presents his conclusions.