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  • Brettmann, T., & Amis, T. (2018) Innovative Pile Extraction Technique Of CFA Piles For The New Harbor Bridge Project, Proceedings of the DFI-EFFC International Conference on Deep Foundations and Ground Improvement

    Bohlen W. and Brettmann T. (2018) Innovative Riverbank Erosion Control Retaining Wall System For The Brazos River, Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations

    Vipulanandan, C., Vembu, K., Brettmann, T., & Gattu, V. (2018). Full-Scale Field Test Study of Skin Friction Development in Sand for ACIP Piles Under Compressive and Tensile Loading Conditions for Bridge Support. In IFCEE 2018 (pp. 363-374).

    Sutman, M., Olgun, G., Laloui, L., & Brettmann, T. (2017). Effect of End-Restraint Conditions on Energy Pile Behavior. In Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 (pp. 165-174).

    Brettmann T. (2015) A Low Headroom Solution, the Deep Foundation Institute Magazine, Nov/Dec 2015, pp. 91-94

    Brettmann T. (2015) Drilled Shafts Providing the Solid Support Needed for the Houston Ship Channel Bridge, Foundation Drilling Magazine, Feb/Mar 2019, pp. 34-45

    Brettmann T. (2015) Extracted ACIP Pile for the New Harbor Bridge, the Deep Foundation Institute Magazine, Sep/Oct 2018, pp. 97-99

    Brettmann T. (2015) Innovative Ground Improvement Solutions for ASTs on Soft Soils, Tank Storage Magazine, March/April 2015, pp. 129-130

    Brettmann T., Leary J., Endley S., and Valluru S. (2015) Comparison Of Load Test Results Between ACIP Piles Installed In Sand In Pre-Drilled Holes Versus Conventional Installation, Proceedings of the 40th Annual Conference of the Deep Foundations Institute, Oakland, CA, October 2015

    Loveridge, F. A., Olgun, C. G., Brettmann, T., & Powrie, W. (2015). Group Thermal Response Testing for Energy Piles.

    Brettmann, T., & Amis, T. (2011). Thermal Conductivity Evaluation of a Pile Group Using Geothermal Energy Piles. In Geo-Frontiers 2011: Advances in Geotechnical Engineering (pp. 499-508).

    Brettmann, T., Amis, T., & Kapps, M. (2010, May). Thermal Conductivity Analysis of Geothermal Energy Piles. In Proceedings of the 2010 Geotechnical Challenges in Urban Regeneration Conference, London, UK (pp. 26-28).



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