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Daily Download 7: Lateraly loaded pile analysis

Today’s downloads (the last in the Engineering category) are related to the analysis of piles subject to lateral loads: LatPile – Analysis of Lateral Loads on Piles describes the principles of the analysis. Download file: http://interactiveds.com.au/software/LatPile.zip  P-Y Curve function describes function to … Continue reading

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Beam on Elastic Foundations Analysis

A previous post on laterally loaded piles used a finite difference analysis to analyse the deflections and forces in a vertical pile subject to a lateral load at the top.  An alternative approach to the same problem is presented in “Programming the Finite … Continue reading

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