Settlement studies on air terminal building and apron, Vancouver International Airport, British Columbia

@inproceedings{Meyerhof1970SettlementSO,
  title={Settlement studies on air terminal building and apron, Vancouver International Airport, British Columbia},
  author={George Geoffrey Meyerhof and G. Y. Sebastyan},
  year={1970}
}
The foundation conditions at the new Terminal Building and parking apron of the Vancouver International Airport are discussed, and the settlements of the preload fills on the site are analyzed. The preconstruction estimates of the probable settlements of the foundations and apron are compared with the results of settlement observations during and after the construction of the terminal. The actual movements, which varied from about 1 in. (2.5 cm) to over 2 in. (5 cm) for the building and from… CONTINUE READING