New Approach for the Assessment of Hydraulic Heave for the Deep Excavations in Layered Soils

Lakshmana Rao Mantri
Shear Strength; Hydraulic Heave; Modulus of Elasticity; Poisson’s Ratio; Permeability.
Assessment of hydraulic heave for any deep excavations is very critical and appropriate suitable methods as well as good engineering practice shall be adopted for the assessment of hydraulic heave depending on the subsurface profile. Consideration of shear strength of cohesive soils plays an important role while estimation of hydraulic heave. This paper presents the assessment of hydraulic heave by analytical and finite element analysis for the deep excavation in layered soils.
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Received : 01 October 2020
Accepted : 17 December 2020
Published : 04 January 2021
DOI: 10.30726/esij/v7.i4.2020.74022

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