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Research project

Discrete piles


Lead researcher

Professor William Powrie

Professor of Geotechnical Engineering

Research interests

  • Railway track and trackbed behaviour and performance.
  • Geotechnical transportation infrastructure (earthworks, retaining walls, tunnels).
  • Groundwater and groundwater control.
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Research outputs

J. Smethurst & W. Powrie, 2008, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical Engineering, 161(1), 39-48
Type: article