DETERMINATION OF DESIGN COEFFICIENTS FOR LIME-SOIL MIXTURES FOR USE IN THE ILLINOIS FLEXIBLE PAVEMENT STRUCTURAL DESIGN PROCEDURE

THE FINDINGS OF THE RESEARCH PROJECT IHR-76, "LIME STABILIZATION OF SOILS FOR HIGHWAY PURPOSES," CONDUCTED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, IN COOPERATION WITH THE ILLINOIS DIVISION OF HIGHWAYS AND THE BUREAU OF PUBLIC ROADS, HAVE INDICATED THAT LIME-SOIL MIXTURES CAN BE USED EFFECTIVELY AND ECONOMICALLY AS QUALITY HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS. THE WORK WAS UNDERTAKEN TO PERMIT APPLICATION OF THE FINDINGS OF IHR-76 IN PAVEMENT DESIGN BY DEVELOPING TENTATIVE STRENGTH COEFFICIENTS AND MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS AND LIMITATIONS FOR INCLUSION OF THE USE OF LIME-STABILIZED-SOIL MIXTURES AS BASE AND SUBBASE IN THE ILLINOIS FLEXIBLE PAVEMENT STRUCTURAL DESIGN PROCEDURE. /BPR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Hpr-1(5), STATE: IHR-28, BPR:4
  • Corporate Authors:

    Illinois Department of Transportation

    Division of Highways, 2300 South Dirksen Parkway
    Springfield, IL  United States  62764

    Bureau of Public Roads /US

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
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  • Accession Number: 00230706
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 9 1970 12:00AM