Stability and Deformation of Sheet Pile Walls for Protecting Riverside Structures in the Mekong River Delta

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dc.contributor.author Le, Thu Minh en_US
dc.contributor.author Le, Pha en_US
dc.contributor.author Khabbaz, Hadi en_US
dc.contributor.author Fatahi, Behzad en_US
dc.contributor.editor Meehan, C.L., Pradel, D., Pando, M.A., Labuz, J.F en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2014-04-03T02:23:42Z
dc.date.available 2014-04-03T02:23:42Z
dc.date.issued 2013 en_US
dc.identifier 2012001556 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Le, Pha et al. 2013, 'Stability and Deformation of Sheet Pile Walls for Protecting Riverside Structures in the Mekong River Delta', American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, Virginia, pp. 1349-1358. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 978-0-7844-1278-7 en_US
dc.identifier.other E1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/23634
dc.description.abstract Regions of the Mekong River Delta consist of soft soil, which causes significant issues on the stability and deformation of the surrounding structures, especially the riverside structures. Sheet pile walls are considered as one of the effective methods used to support the riverside structures against soil sliding and flooding. This paper presents a precise study on the stability and deformation of sheet pile walls constructed along the riverside areas in the Mekong River Delta. An approach founded on the limit equilibrium method is proposed to solve the equilibrium equations of lateral forces and moments. The proposed approach allows the designed depth of embedment to be determined by the factor of safety. Additionally, it is a simple method to analyze the performance of sheet walls in multi-layered ground conditions. A program code is written to implement the proposed method. In this paper, in order to evaluate the stability and deformation of the walls, the prediction results obtained by the developed method are compared to the results by finite element analysis. Furthermore, the results show that the predicted maximum lateral movement of the wall is in reasonable agreement with the field measurement. en_US
dc.language English en_US
dc.publisher American Society of Civil Engineers en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon en_US
dc.title Stability and Deformation of Sheet Pile Walls for Protecting Riverside Structures in the Mekong River Delta en_US
dc.parent GEOCONGRESS 2013 en_US
dc.journal.volume en_US
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Reston, Virginia en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 1349 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 1358 en_US
dc.cauo.name FEIT.School of Civil and Environmental Engineering en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 090501 en_US
dc.personcode 10343414 en_US
dc.personcode 0000091374 en_US
dc.personcode 102579 en_US
dc.personcode 103865 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Civil Geotechnical Engineering en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom STABILITY AND PERFORMANCE OF SLOPES AND EMBANKMENTS III en_US
dc.date.activity 20130303 en_US
dc.location.activity San Diego, California en_US
dc.description.keywords en_US
dc.staffid 103865 en_US


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