COMMISSION III. DOCUMENT NO 21: STUDY AND CLASSIFICATION OF SOILS IN THE PROVINCE OF LA PAMPA. TESTS

COMISION III. DOCUMENTO N.21: ESTUDIOS Y CLASIFICACION DE SUELOS EN LA PROVINCIA DE LA PAMPA. ENSAYOS

THE CHARACTERISTICS OF CERTAIN MATERIALS USED IN HIGHWAY STRUCTURES IN THE ZONE STUDIED HAVE LED TO THE SETTING UP OF A DETAILED CLASSIFICATION OF SOILS. IN ORDER TO DO THIS, IT WAS NECESSARY TO USE STANDARDS PREPARED BY THE NATIONAL DIRECTORATE OF HIGHWAYS AND BY AASHO. THE STUDIES AND TESTS WERE CARRIED OUT AT THE SOIL MECHANICS LABORATORY OF THE TECHNICAL RESEARCH DIRECTORATE AND THE HIGHWAY DIRECTORATE OF THE PROVINCE OF LA PAMPA. THE AUTHOR MENTIONS THE CHARACTERISTICS OF EACH TYPE OF SOIL AND ADDS DETAILS OF THE TESTS CARRIED OUT. FOR THE COVERING ABSTRACT, SEE IRRD ABSTRACT NO 106370, SEE ALSO IRRD ABSTRACTS NOS 106372, AND 106398-417.

  • Authors:
    • FONSECA, A
  • Publication Date: 1972-12

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  • Accession Number: 01293767
  • 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 4:18AM