A new method of stabilizing fissures in clay formations was developed by British Railways. It involves the injection of a neat cement water grout into the clay under pressure. This method differ s from that known as track grouting inasmuch as the grout is introduced much deeper below track level from 15 to 17 ft. and at a relatively higher pressure. Cost per linear foot is about 8 pounds.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple Press Limited

    161-166 Fleet Street
    Longon EC4,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1953-11-13

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 547-548
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  • Accession Number: 00039559
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 4 1994 12:00AM