Vol. 4, Issue 1 (2019)
Geotechnical review of shallow foundation
Author(s): SN Khaliya, Shivanshu Vyas
Abstract: A shallow foundation is a kind of building foundation that exchanges building loads to the earth close to the surface, as opposed to a subsurface layer or a scope of profundities as completes a deep foundation. Shallow foundations incorporate spread balance foundations, mat-slab foundations, slab-on-grade foundations, pad foundations, rubble trench foundations and earthbag foundations.