Driven Pile Committee

Ben Vance, P.E., Chair

A roster of over 20 industry-wide professionals comprises this committee involved in the support and understanding of driven pile foundation systems. The committee is responsible for the Driven Pile Workshop Series and Driven Pile Seminars throughout the world. The committee has produced the Inspector's Guide to Driven Foundation Piling, Driven Foundation Piling: A catalog of available sections by type, and Driven Sheet Piling: A catalog of available sections by type. A Model Specification is forthcoming.
Recent News
7/17/2017 The committee is meeting at the DFI 42nd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations in New Orleans Oct. 24-27. See you there. Click to see the schedule.
5/25/2017 The Committee has been awarded funding from the DFI Committee Project Fund for a new research project. Click the green arrow to learn more about the 2017 DFI CPF Awards.
12/20/2016 Read Mary Ellen Large's report on DFI Technical Committee's and Working Group's accomplishments from 2016 and future plans.
4/8/2015 DFI collaborated with and provided funding to CRSI to update the Design Guide for Pile Caps through the DFI Committee Project Fund. Members of the DFI Driven Pile and Micropile Committees reviewed and contributed to the study. Order a copy here.
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