screw pile


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screw pile

n
(Civil Engineering) a pile with a threaded tip that is screwed into the ground by a winch or capstan
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Van Impe, "Influence of screw pile installation parameters on the overall pile behaviour," in Proceedings of International Workshop on Piled Foundations: Experimental Investigations, Analysis and Design, pp.
Instead, a screw pile system is used to fix the building.