Project data


Pipe data

Pipe OD [mm]
Pipe ID [mm]
Soil Type Advice
Compaction Advice
Soil density [kg/m3]
Cover layer thickness, tcl [mm]
Ground water depth, hgw [mm]
Water level in pipe, hpl [-] Advice


Safety Factor

figure 1: sketch to clarify parameters: tcl, hgw and hpl

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