LATERITE SOILS STUDY. SIERRA LEONE PARTICIPATION. SAMPLING AND TESTING OF LOCAL MATERIALS

THE OBJECT IS TO DEFINE, DESCRIBE, CLASSIFY AND DEVELOP ENGINEERING STANDARDS AND USAGE CRITERIA FOR LATERITE, LATERITIC SOILS, EXPANSIVE SOILS SUCH AS BLACK COTTON, AND OTHER PROBLEM SOILS, IN ORDER TO ENSURE PROPER USE IN THE BUILDING OF ROADS AND AIRFIELDS. DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF TESTS CARRIED OUT AT THE SOILS LABORATORY OF FOURAH BAY COLLEGE. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 17 Fig, 29 TAB, 8 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Sierra Leone

    /Fourah Bay College
    ,   USA 
  • Authors:
    • Ibrahim, B B
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00229456
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1971 12:00AM