THE WASHING OF ALLUVIAL MATERIALS

LE LAVAGE DES MATERIAUX ALLUVIONNAIRES

THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES TWO TYPES OF EQUIPMENT LIABLE TO SOLVE THE PROBLEMS OCCURRING DURING THE WASHING OF SAND: THE WASHING TUBE AND THE SAND WHEEL. DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF THE PRINCIPLE OF THE WASHING TUBE, ITS OPERATION, CAPACITY, WEAR, ACCEPTABLE MATERIALS, DRAINAGE OF FOUL WATER, EXIT OF PRODUCTS, QUANTITY OF WATER, AND NUMBER OF RINGS. THE SAND WHEEL IS EXAMINED TOGETHER WITH SOME IMPROVEMENTS CONNECTED WITH LOSSES OF FINES AND DRAINING. GUIDELINES ARE GIVEN REGARDING THE USE OF WHEELS IN PROCESSING PLANTS AND THE DOUBLE WASHING PROCESS. FINALLY MENTION IS MADE OF THE MOBILE WHEEL USED IN SUCTION DREDGING.

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  • French

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  • Accession Number: 01289545
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 1:49AM