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Russian to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Russian term or phrase:свайно-щитовая труба
используется в дорожном строительстве... относится к водопропускным сооружениям
In this case, however, the casing pipe is thin and only serves to protect the drilled hole from collapsing. If the ground is firm enough, the casing pipe may not be needed. Another variant is to fill the drilled hole with bentonite slurry.
Explanation: Used for cast-in-place piles. A hole is drilled into the ground to a prescribed depth, the casing pipe prevents water and dirt from entering the drilled hole, which is then filled with concrete.
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