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DFI Journal: Volume 11, Number 1 Available 

January 30, 2018, Hawthorne NJ:

Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) announces the availability of the most recent edition of the DFI Journal, a peer-reviewed publication of high-quality technical papers.

Volume 11, Number 1 includes the following papers:             

“Numerical and Experimental Simulation of T-Walls Supported by Battered Piles within a Levee Embankment,” J. B. Johnson, USACE; F. Vahedifard, Mississippi State University; P. Kokkali, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; A. F. Tessari, University at Buffalo; T. Abdoun, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; and R. J. Varuso, USACE Risk Management Center

“A Critical Review: State of Knowledge in Seismic Behavior of Helical Piles,” Amy Cerato, University of Oklahoma; Tatiana Vargas, Carollo Engineering; Shawn Allred, University of Oklahoma

“Axial Load Transfer of Drilled Shaft Foundations with and without Steel Casing,” Q. Li, Oregon State University; A. W. Stuedlein, Oregon State University;  and A. Marinucci, V2C Strategists LLC

“Effect of Nails Orientation and Length on Soil-Nailed Retaining Structures Stability,” Alireza Askari, MS, Arash Gholami - Islamic Azad University

An online subscription to the DFI Journal is included with DFI membership, and issues can be accessed by signing in to the member portal — MyDFI. Members and nonmembers can order printed copies of the 2007-2013 volumes of the Journal from the publications page of www.dfi.org; members at preferential rates. Subscriptions to the online Journal are available at www.tandfonline.com/pricing/journal/ydfi20.

If you are interested in contributing a manuscript, visit www.dfi.org/dfijournal.asp for information and instructions. The DFI Journal is an official journal of the Deep Foundations Institute meaning your research will be available to all international members. In addition, DFI Journal articles are abstracted and indexed in Scopus, meaning your research will be available in one of the world’s most prestigious databases.

About Deep Foundations Institute (DFI)
DFI (www.dfi.org) is an international association of contractors, engineers, manufacturers, suppliers, academics and owners in the deep foundations industry. Our multidisciplinary membership creates a consensus voice and a common vision for continual improvement in the planning, design and construction of deep foundations and excavations. We bring together members for networking, education, communication and collaboration. With our members, we promote the advancement of the deep foundations industry through technical committees, educational programs and conferences, publications, research, government relations and outreach. DFI has more than 3,300 members worldwide.
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