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Designing Foundations for Single Axis Tracker MMS

PROJECT DETAILS

3 MW Solar Park for a Power Major

Location

Karnataka, India.

DESIGN CHALLENGES

The top 1 m of soil was expansive black cotton soil. The design was performed for negative skin friction effect due to the BC soil expanding or contracting. The design ensures - pile would stay in place, inspite of maximum swell/shrink of BC soil and minimum ground clearance is maintained even if soil swells.

Type of Foundations

Bored RCC Piles