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Alain Holeyman
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Recent publications

- Pile driving into soft rock
- Pile dynamic testing
- Influence of geometrical anomalies on pile performance
- Vibratory installation of monopiles

IMMC main research direction(s):
Civil and environmental engineering

Keywords:
earthquake engineering
geotechnics, soil dynamics
granular materials

Research group(s): GCE
  

PhD and Post-doc researchers under my supervision:



Recent publications

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Journal Articles


1. Gharsallaoui, Haythem; Jafari, Mustafa; Holeyman, Alain. Pile end bearing capacity in rock mass using cavity expansion theory. In: Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, (2020). doi:10.1016/j.jrmge.2020.03.004. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/232370

2. Jafari, Mustafa; Gharsallaoui, Haythem; Victor, Karl Henry; Holeyman, Alain. End bearing response of open-ended pipe piles embedded in rock. In: International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, Vol. 119, no.-, p. 46-57 (2019). doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.04.008. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/218685

3. Gharsallaoui, Haythem; Jafari, Mustafa; Holeyman, Alain. Cavity Expansion in Rock Masses Obeying the “Hoek–Brown” Failure Criterion. In: Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Vol. 52, no. 19, p. 1-15 (2019). doi:10.1007/s00603-019-01920-7. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/219926

4. de Chaunac, Henri; Holeyman, Alain. Numerical analysis of the set-up around the shaft of a closed-ended pile driven in clay. In: Géotechnique, Vol. 68, no.4, p. 332-344 (2018). doi:10.1680/jgeot.16.p.229. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/228755

5. Holeyman, Alain; Whenham, Valérie. Critical Review of the Hypervib1 Model to Assess Pile Vibro-Drivability. In: Geotechnical and Geological Engineering : an international journal, Vol. 2017, no.2, p. 1-19 (21 March 2017). doi:10.1007/s10706-017-0218-8. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/184014

6. Denies, Nicolas; Holeyman, Alain. Shear strength degradation of vibrated dry sand. In: Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 95, no.2017, p. 106-117 (2017). doi:10.1016/j.soildyn.2017.01.039. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/184012

7. de Chaunac, Henri; Holeyman, Alain. A Modified Case Method for Piles with Section Step Changes. In: Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Vol. 140, no. 1, p. 102-109 (2014). doi:10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0000983. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/130252

8. Denies, N.; Canou, J.; Roux, J.-N.; Holeyman, Alain. Vibrocompaction properties of dry sand. In: Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Vol. 51, no.4, p. 409-419 (2014). doi:10.1139/cgj-2012-0436. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/161726

9. Allani, Malek; Holeyman, Alain. Flexural analysis in dynamic pinned head pile testing. In: Geotechnical and Geological Engineering : an international journal, Vol. 30, no.5, p. 59-70 (2014). doi:10.1007/s10706-013-9691-x. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/161724

10. Holeyman, Alain; Whenham, V. Axial Non-linear Dynamic Soil-Pile Interaction - Keynote. In: MATEC Web of Conferences, Vol. 16, no.Belhaq, p. 02005 (2014). doi:10.1051/matecconf/20141602005. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/161722


Conference Papers


1. Gharsallaoui, Haythem; Jafari, Mustafa; Holeyman, Alain. Bearing capacity of surface foundations resting on Hoek – Brown materials using equivalent Mohr – Coulomb parameters. In: Geotechnical Engineering foundation of the future. Vol. 978, no.9935, p. 1-8 (2019). 2019 xxx. doi:10.32075/17ECSMGE-2019-0808. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/227258

2. Gharsallaoui, Haythem; Jafari, Mustafa; Holeyman, Alain. Cavity expansion analysis in elastic – brittle plastic rock mass. In: European Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference. Vol. 27, no.1, p. 21 - 28 (2019). Turkish Society for ISSMGE (ZMGM);Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University (MSKU);International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical: Turkey, 2019 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/230830

3. Hamdi, Sami; Holeyman, Alain. Numerical modeling of cylindrical cavity expansion in rock mass based on the Hoek-Brown yield criterion. In: International Symposium 60 years of pressuremeters, 2015, 978-9938-12-937-3, p. 189-196 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/161900

4. de Chaunac, Henri; Holeyman, Alain. Modelling the behaviour of a disk of clay during pile driving using hypoplasticity. In: Proceedings of the 23rd European Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference, 2014, 978-84-697-1036-4, p. 33-36 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/150568

5. Allani, Malek; Holeyman, Alain. Numerical developments of lateral pile-soil behaviour in pile driving. In: Testing and Design Methods for Deep Foundation IS-Kanazawa 2012, 2012, ISBN978-4-89010-597-7 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/130341

6. de Chaunac, Henri; Holeyman, Alain. Influence of an impedance change on SRD computation by the Case Method. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Testing and Design Methods for Deep Foundations, Kanasawa e-Publishing Co. Ltd.: Kakuma-machi, Japan, 2012, 978-4-89010-597-7, pp. 133-138 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/117767

7. Allani, Malek; Holeyman, Alain. Flexural behavior of piles in high strain dynamic testing. In: Testing and Design Methods for Deep Foundation IS-Kanazawa 2012, 2012, ISBN978-4-89010-597-7 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/130344

8. Hamdi, Sami; Allani, Malek; Holeyman, Alain. Nonlinear response of pile-soil system under harmonic lateral loading. 2012 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/130342

9. Puech, A.; Jardine, R.; Holeyman, Alain. SOLCYP: A-year Joint Industry Program on the Behavior of Piles under cyclic Loading. 2011 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/106557

10. Denies, Nicolas; Canou, J.; Roux, J.-N.; Holeyman, Alain. Sphere penetration experiments in vertically vibrated sand. (CD-ROM proceedings), 2010 xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/74631


Book Chapters


1. Holeyman, Alain; Peralta, Proserpine; Charue, Nicolas. Boulder-Soil-Pile Dynamic Interaction. In: Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics III , CRC Press, 2015, p. 563-568. 978-1-138-02848-7. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/161942

2. Holeyman, Alain; Whenham, Valérie. Axial Non-linear Dynamic Soil-Pile Interaction. In: Structural Nonlinear Dynamics and Diagnosis , Springer, 2015, p. 305-334. ISBN 978-3-319-19851-4. xxx xxx. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-19851-4. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/165142

3. Ballard, J.-C.; Delvosal, P.; Yonatan, P.; Holeyman, Alain; Kay, S.. Simplified equations for foundation punch-through sand into clay. In: Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics II , Susan Gourvenec & Dave White, 2010, p. 655-660. 978-0-415-58480-7. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/74501

4. Fioravante, V.; Giretti, D.; Holeyman, Alain. Report on Discussion Session 2: Pile Testing Developments. In: Proceedings of the Vth International Geotechnical Seminar on Bored and Augered Piles , CRC Press: Leiden, The Netherlands, 2009, 13 p.. 978-0-415-47556-3. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/94797

5. Huybrechts, N.; Maertens, J; Holeyman, Alain. Belgian National Project on Screw Piles - Overview of the comparative load testing Program (Chapter I). In: Belgian National Project on Screw Piles - Overview of the comparative load testing Program (Chapter I) (Rapid Load Testing on Piles, Leiden; xxx), CRC Press, Balkema Book, 2009. 978-0-415-48297-4. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/74496

6. Whenham, Valérie; Holeyman, Alain; Schmitt. Optimisation of energy consumption during sheet pile vibratory-driving. In: The Singapore Engineer Magazine , The Institution of Engineers: Singapore, 2008. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/95211

7. Masoumi, H.; Degrande, G.; Holeyman, Alain. Numerical simulation of low strain dynamic pile tests. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Application of Stress-Wave Theory to Piles , IOS Press: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2008. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/94666

8. Holeyman, Alain; Whenham, Valérie. Sheet pile vibro driving: Power pack - vibrator - sheet pile - soil interactions. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Application of Stress-Wave Theory to Piles , IOS Press: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2008, p. 569-575. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/94646

9. Denies, Nicolas; Holeyman, Alain. Vibratory driving and segregation in granular matter. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Application of Stress-Wave Theory to Piles , IOS Press: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2008, p. 549-557. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/94662

10. Whenham, Valérie; Holeyman, Alain. Sheet pile vibro driving: Assumptions vs. measurements. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on the Application of Stress-Wave Theory to Piles , IOS Press: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2008. xxx xxx. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/94656


Books


1. Gonin, H.; Holeyman, Alain; Rocher-Lacoste, F.. Vibratory Pile Driving and Deep Soil Compaction. Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chaussées: Paris, 2006. 2-7208-2466-6. 400 pages. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/94347

2. Holeyman, Alain; Vanden Berghe, Jean-François; Charue, Nicolas. Vibratory Pile Driving and Deep Soil Compaction. Balkema Publishers: Lisse, 2002. 90-5809-521-5. 233 pages. http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/94424

3. Holeyman, Alain. Screw Piles - Installation and design in stiff clays. Balkema Publishers: Lisse, 2001. 9058091929. 323 pages. http://hdl.handle.net/2078/94426