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BS 8004:1986 - WITHDRAWN (replaced by BS EN 1997-1:2004+A1:2013)

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Code of practice for foundations

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     Earthworks. Excavations. Foundation construction. Underground works

BS 8004:1986
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Design and construction of foundations for the normal range of buildings and engineering structures, excluding foundations for special structures. General design, shallow, deep and subaqueous foundations, cofferdams and caissons, pile foundations; guidance on geotechnical processes; also tide work, underwater concreting, diving and site preparation for foundation work. Durability of timber, metal and concrete structures. A special reference is made to safety precautions.

BSi code: BS 8004:1986
ISBN number: 0 580 15166 2
Product code: 00159525
Publication Date: 30th Sep 1986


Subjects Related to BS 8004:1986: Foundations - Structural systems - Buildings - Structural design - Design - Ground movement - Settlement (foundations) - Soil bearing capacity - Ground water - Site investigations - Soil surveys - Soils - Rocks - Loading - Dynamic loading - Shallow foundations - Deep foundations - Pad foundations - Strip foundations - Raft foundations - Climatic loading - Subaqueous foundations - Excavations - Cofferdams - Caissons - Occupational safety - Legislation - Liquid flow - Soil mechanics - Ground-water drainage - Pumps - Wells - Pneumatic equipment - Stabilized soils - Pile foundations - Piles - Piling - Factor of safety - Pile driving - Diving - Bibliography - Construction materials - Concretes - Underwater construction works - Diving-bells - Underwater technology - Underpinning - Shoring - Construction operations - Demolition - Structural timber - Durability - Metals - Steels - Grouting - Wood preservation - Corrosion - Chemical-resistant materials