Sample Dynamic Compaction Specification
A sample specification for use by consultants and contractors alike; needs to be tailored to your specific project.

Sample Dynamic Compaction Geotechnical Recommendations
Sample recommendations section for inclusion in a geotechnical engineering report.

Lessons Learned from Case Histories of Dynamic Compaction at Municipal Solid Waste Sites
Technical paper by Dr. Dimitrios Zekkos (University of Michigan) et. Al. regarding improvement of municipal solid waste via dynamic compaction.
Available Upon Request

Geotechnical Special Publication No. 69 – Dynamic Compaction Section
At the time of publishing, represented the state of the art with respect to dynamic compaction design.
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Building the Devil’s Playground
Case history on the innovative ground improvement program that was implemented to allow the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey to be supported on a shallow foundation system.

FHWA Geotechnical Engineering Circular No. 1 – by Robert G. Lukas
The most-commonly used manual on design of dynamic compaction programs.

Report on Post-Densification Improvement of Soil Properties with Time
Report by Robert G. Lukas which discusses strength gain with time with respect to dynamically-compacted soils.

December 2012 Article on Ground Improvement for Urban Fill Materials
Article outlining potential ground improvement solutions in urban fill materials in lieu of potentially more costly deep foundation systems.

Liquefaction Mitigation at JFK Airport Using Dynamic Compaction
Case study paper on implementation of dynamic compaction program to improve engineering quality of loose sands at JFK Airport in New York.
Available Upon Request

Delayed Soil Improvement After Dynamic Compaction
Technical paper by Robert G. Lukas which discusses strength gain with time following a dynamic compaction operation.

Bibliography of Dynamic Compaction Papers Available in Our Library
Current bibliography of dynamic compaction-related papers in our corporate library.