GENERAL PROCEDURE IN INVESTIGATION, DESIGN, AND CONTROL DURING CONSTRUCTION OF EARTH AND ROCK-FILL DAMS IN NORWAY

THE METHODS OF STUDYING, CONSTRUCTING AND CONTROLLING EARTH AND ROCK-FILL DAMS RECOMMENDED BY THE NORWEGIAN GEOTECHNICAL INSTITUTE ARE DESCRIBED. SPECIAL REFERENCE IS MADE TO SELECTION OF SITES AND MATERIALS, LABORATORY MEASUREMENTS OF SOIL CHARACTERISTICS, WORK PROJECTS, STABILITY STUDIES, AND EXECUTION AND CONTROL DURING CONSTRUCTION. NUMEROUS EXAMPLES ARE APPENDED. IN PARTICULAR THE CHARACTERISTIC CURVE OBTAINED IN THE LABORATORY FOR A MORRAINE USED TO BUILD A WATERTIGHT CORE, RESULTS OF A STABILITY STUDY, AND CHARACTERISTICS OF 23 EARTH AND ROCK-FILL DAMS CONSTRUCTED IN NORWAY DURING THE LAST TEN YEARS. /LCPC/RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • No 80, pp 1-20, 20 FIG, 2 TAB, 4 PHOT
  • Corporate Authors:

    Norwegian Geotechnical Inst

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  • Authors:
    • Kjoernsli, B
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  • Accession Number: 00232001
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 5 1970 12:00AM