Explain the meaning of a raft foundation, Mechanical Engineering

Explain the meaning of A raft foundation

A raft foundation, as also combined footing, cannot be considered to be the opposite of a slab supported on the columns with a defined loading. The intensity of loading on the slab depends on the settlement of the foundation and the design has to b6 based on compatibility of deformation of ground and the super stucture

 

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