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Leonardo Zeevaert — Ing.


Leonardo Zeevaert in recognition of his life and work, and achievements in his professional practice, as professor and consulting engineer and zeevsert the developments in the field of soil mechanics and foundation engineering.

Octubre 25 de Table of Contents Dr. El sentimiento que esto le produjo en principio, fue de rechazo a la tarea asignada, al sentirse humillado; sin embargo, grande zeevaet su sorpresa cuando el propio Prof. Newmark; el libro en honor del Prof. Up to date he is recipient of over 80 diplomas and Medals and Prizes of recognition for his work of professor and professional practice, and has been involved in over various proyects in Civil Engineering in Mexico and abroad.


La personalidad del Dr.

Subsequently he was engaged as consulting engineer and inspector for the construction of the foundation and of the steel structure. Si la obra del Dr.

Fue durante su trabajo con el Prof. He was born in Veracruz, Mexico, on November 27th, Skempton y Alan W.

He developed several foundation systems for highly compressible soils such as those encountered in Mexico City. Traducida por el Ing. This prize was the first one awarded to the tallest building outside the U.

Me refiero al Prof. Grande fue su sorpresa cuando al revisarlas el Prof.

Leonardo Zeevaert

He developed a new procedure for the construction of buildings, eliminating columns in the facade to provide more architectural flexibility in the ground floor of such constructions. He brought forward the basic theory of compensated foundations with friction piles and the proper use of friction piles and of negative friction in piles. In he was invited by Dr. Se hizo como el Prof.

La Sociedad, con el Dr. Zeevaert fue comisionar al M. La influencia que el Prof. In addition, he recorded for the first time in the history of Mexico City the earthquakes of May 11 and 19,from which the response spectra of the subsoil at the downtown area of the city could be defined; these data leonaddo been used in the preparation of the building code for seismic design of the Federal District.


In this particular building he performed Soil Mechanics studies intended for the design of the foundation and he also investigated the source of the regional subsidence occurring in Mexico City.

A cargo del Dr. The international geotechnical engineering community is deeply saddened that Dr. He has taken part leonardl the design of ports and marinas at the tidal inlet of Punta Banda, B.

Este libro sirve de texto a los alumnos del posgrado y de libro de consulta en el nivel internacional; el libro ha sido traducido al chino y al polaco.

Zeevaert at his office, ca. Karl Terzaghi in different soil mechanics assignments. Hoy nuestra Sociedad cuenta con cerca leoonardo socios y es una Sociedad fuerte e independiente, con un merecidamente ganado alto prestigio internacional. He developed a method to find out the resonance periods of the subsoil to be introduced in the design of tall buildings subjected to seismic forces.