CROSS: Basement excavation under a semi-detached house causes collapse

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3 May 2022

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CROSS: Basement excavation under a semi-detached house causes collapse

CROSS: Basement excavation under a semi-detached house causes collapse
The Structural Engineer
Author

CROSS

Date published

3 May 2022

Author

CROSS

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Free

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This month’s CROSS Safety Report highlights the importance of the relationship between the
permanent works engineer, the temporary works engineer, and the contractor in basement construction, and the need for competent persons to fill these roles regardless of the size of the overall project.

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PDF
Pages:
2
Publisher:
Institution of Structural Engineers

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Safety Excavation Professional Guidance Issue 5

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