Soil

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November 1, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Soil Overburden on Mat Slab

RISAFoundation v11.0 can now apply soil overburden to a mat slab to account for the weight of the soil above the foundation. Read More

September 20, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Passive Resistance for Mat Slabs

RISAFoundation v11.0 now includes the added ability to enter a passive pressure for slabs. Read More

December 8, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

New and Improved Soil Properties

RISAFoundation v10 now includes new and improved soil properties for the definition and design of piles. Read More

October 21, 2015 | Tips & Tricks

Gross and Net Soil Pressures

In RISAFoundation, the Allowable Soil Bearing value is controlled by the Soil Region. This value is always taken as a Gross allowable soil pressure by default. Allowable Soil Bearing values are typica Read More

July 14, 2011 | Tips & Tricks

Varying Soil Properties in RISAFoundation

RISAFoundation allows users to create regions of varying soil properties. Read More

June 28, 2011 | Tips & Tricks

Checking Soil Bearing in RISAFoundation

RISAFoundation has the capability to report soil bearing pressures and check them against allowable pressures. Read More