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    • Energy transfer ratio for hydraulic pile driving hammers 

      Flynn, Kevin N.; McCabe, Bryan A. (NUI Galway, 2016-08-29)
      The ability of hydraulic pile driving hammers to overcome energy losses during freefall enables a greater proportion of the impact energy to be transferred to the pile in comparison to diesel hammers. This percentage, ...
    • Residual load development in cast in place piles - a review and a new case history 

      Flynn, Kevin; McCabe, Bryan (2012)
      The development of residual (or locked-in)loads in driven pre-formed piles has been investigated extensively over the past 40 years or so. In contrast, cast-in-situ piles are often erroneously assumed to be free of residual ...