On a micropile, a strain sensing sensor was installed on the outside of the reinforcing cage in addition to those embedded.
The fiber optic system gave greater insight of the loading the pile, providing measurements all along the length, rather than using interpolated results.
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Kindler, A., and Nycz, K., “Static Pile Loadings Using Fiber Optics High Spatial
Resolution Strain Measurements”, DFI SuperPile 2017 – Piling Design and Construction
Conference, San Diego 2017