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Analysis of Ultimate Capacity of Plate Anchor on Loading Rate Capacity in Clay
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Analysis of Ultimate Capacity of Plate Anchor on Loading Rate Capacity in Clay
Seo, Young-Kyo; Ryu, Dong-Man;
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Anchors are primarily designed and constructed to resist outwardly directed loads imposed on the foundation of a structure. These outwardly directed loads are transmitted to the soil at a greater depth by the anchors. Buried anchors have been used for thousands of years to stabilize structures. Various types of earth anchors are now used for the uplift resistance of transmission towers, utility poles, submerged pipelines, and tunnels. Anchors are also used for the tieback resistance of earth-retaining structures, waterfront structures, at bends in pressure pipelines, and when it is necessary to control thermal stress. In this research, we analyzed the uplift behavior of plate anchors in clay using a laboratory experiment to estimate the uplift behavior of plate anchors under various conditions. To achieve the research purpose, the uplift resistance and displacement characteristics of plate anchors caused by the embedment ratio, plate diameter, and loading rate were studied, compared, and analyzed for various cases.
Plate anchor;Horizontal plate anchor;Uplift behavior;Embedment ratio;Uplift load;Loading rate;
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