DIKE FAILURE CALCULATION MODEL BASED ON IN SITU TESTS

Chr. Laustrup, H. Toxvig Madsen, John Jensen, L. Poulsen

Abstract


A method has been developed to determine the strength of a dike expressed as the mean return period for the critical load. The method is based on tests carried out on prototype dikes.

Keywords


in situ tests; dike; dike failure; calculation model

Full Text: PDF

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.