CP 2004:1972 - Code of practice for foundations

CP 2004:1972

Code of practice for foundations

Status : Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : September 1972 Replaced By : BS 8004:1986

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Deals with the design and construction of foundations for the normal range of buildings and engineering structures, excluding foundations for special structures. Covers shallow, deep and subaqueous foundations, cofferdams and caissons, pile foundations; gives guidance on geotechnical processes for dewatering and treatment of substrate, also tide work, underwater concreting, diving, excavation, demolition shoring and underpinning. Durability of timber, metal and concrete structures is also dealt with.

Standard NumberCP 2004:1972
TitleCode of practice for foundations
StatusSuperseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date29 September 1972
Withdrawn Date30 September 1986
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS 8004:1986
Amended ByAMD 1755
Draft Superseded By68/29337 DC
DescriptorsFoundations, 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, Cast-iron, Bitumens, Grouting, Wood preservation, Corrosion, Chemical-resistant materials, Mechanical testing
ISBN0 580 07469 2
File Size13.32 MB

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