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English translation: full displacement pile

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German term or phrase:Vollverdränger
English translation:full displacement pile
Entered by: grevinde
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10:27 Mar 8, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Vollverdränger
Excavating machinery on building site - to do with drilling
grevinde
full displacement pile
Explanation:
Have a look at the site below (there are several mentioning this suggestion, so I think you can count on it):

Chapter 4 - Design And Construction Of Continuous Flight Auger ...
The full displacement pile in Figure 4.14a is similar to others in outward appearance, but uses pressure grouting to construct the pile with reinforcement ...
www.fhwa.dot.gov/engineering/geotech/pubs/gec8/04.cfm

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Note added at 24 mins (2008-03-08 10:52:00 GMT)
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It actually "follows" the machinery - it acts as a foundation pile of a building

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Note added at 28 mins (2008-03-08 10:56:04 GMT)
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See figure 4.14, almost exactly half-way down the chapter (sorry, I'd not realised it was so long!)
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David Moore
Local time: 04:12
Grading comment
Thanks - this is probably the best answer and there were several others in agreement
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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full displacement pile


Explanation:
Have a look at the site below (there are several mentioning this suggestion, so I think you can count on it):

Chapter 4 - Design And Construction Of Continuous Flight Auger ...
The full displacement pile in Figure 4.14a is similar to others in outward appearance, but uses pressure grouting to construct the pile with reinforcement ...
www.fhwa.dot.gov/engineering/geotech/pubs/gec8/04.cfm

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Note added at 24 mins (2008-03-08 10:52:00 GMT)
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It actually "follows" the machinery - it acts as a foundation pile of a building

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Note added at 28 mins (2008-03-08 10:56:04 GMT)
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See figure 4.14, almost exactly half-way down the chapter (sorry, I'd not realised it was so long!)

David Moore
Local time: 04:12
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Grading comment
Thanks - this is probably the best answer and there were several others in agreement

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Phong Le: http://www.bauingenieur24.de/fachbeitraege/geotechnik/614.ht...
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