Subsurface Conditions Part 3: Foundations & General Site Development

Format: CE Course
CE Info: 1.25 HSW LU
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Soil and subsurface water conditions affect the design and performance of building projects. Therefore, knowledge about subsurface conditions is critical. This course discusses types of foundations and their suitable applications as well as development of the overall building site. This course is part of a four-part series that examines soil mechanics as it relates to building construction and performance. Each section can be taken as an individual course. This course was last revised in 2022.

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