pier foundation


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  • Pier (disambiguation) — Pier normally refers to a raised walkway over water, supported by widely spread piles or pillars.It may also be used to mean:* Pier (architecture), a type of upright support used in bridges or buildings * Pier (software), an open source content… …   Wikipedia

  • Pier Giuseppe Monateri — is Professor of Private Law at the University of Turin Faculty of Law; Member of the Academy of Sciences University of Bologna; Member of the International Academy of Comparative Law; Vice President of the Italian Association of Law and… …   Wikipedia

  • Pier Vellinga — Infobox Person image size = 150px name = Pier Vellinga caption = birth name = birth date = birth date|1951|04|17 birth place = residence = nationality = Dutch other names = known for = education = employer = occupation = Climate change expert… …   Wikipedia

  • Pier 1 Imports — Infobox Company company name = Pier 1 Imports company company type = Public (NYSE|PIR) company slogan = It s Your Thing. foundation = 1962 (San Mateo, California) location = Fort Worth, Texas key people = Alex W. Smith, CEO Cary H. Turner, CFO… …   Wikipedia

  • Pier Paolo Pandolfi — Dr. Pier Paolo Pandolfi (born May 14 1963 in Rome, Italy) is an award winning research geneticist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. The research carried out in Dr. Pandolfi’s laboratory… …   Wikipedia

  • Foundation (engineering) — A foundation is a structure that transfers loads to the earth. Foundations are generally broken into two categories: shallow foundations and deep foundations.hallow foundationsShallow foundations are usually embedded a meter or so into soil. One… …   Wikipedia

  • foundation course — Base Base, n. [F. base, L. basis, fr. Gr. ba sis a stepping, step, a base, pedestal, fr. bai nein to go, step, akin to E. come. Cf. {Basis}, and see {Come}.] 1. The bottom of anything, considered as its support, or that on which something rests… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pier (architecture) — In architecture, a pier is an upright support for a superstructure, such as an arch or bridge. Sections of wall between openings function as piers. The simplest cross section of the pier is square, or rectangular, although other shapes are also… …   Wikipedia

  • foundation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. base; basis; endow ment; institution. See support, party, cause, preparation. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An intellectual basis] Syn. reason, justification, grounds; see basis 1 . 2. [A physical basis] Syn …   English dictionary for students

  • pier — n 1. quay, wharf, landing, landing place, anchorage; jetty, jutty, dock; breakwater, embankment. 2. pillar, post, pile, piling, upright, column, foundation; support, buttress, brace …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Ice pier — Historically, two supply ships, a freighter and a tanker, arrive at the ice pier each summer, after an icebreaker opens a ship channel through pack ice. The ice pier’s key function is to provide a platform for freight trucks to come alongside a… …   Wikipedia

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