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Kuttanadu is facing flood after every monsoon shower a solution for this has not yet been found. What type of foundation can be provided to increase the durability of the buildings present in this region?

asked Feb 28 in Civil Engineering by Sahla Fathima
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Deep foundation is required.

answered Feb 28 by Saliha
Depth of the clayey soil may vary. In Kuttanadu it is uneconomical to provide deep foundation as the hard strata is not available at shorter depth.