SETTLEMENT IN ROAD EMBANKMENTS OF COMPACTED CLAY FILL (IN NORWEGIAN)

THE PRINCIPLE OF A NEW MEASURING-DIVICE WHICH MAY BE EMBEDDED IN EARTH EMBANKMENTS AND ENABLES SETTLEMENT READINGS TO BE TAKEN AT REMOTE LOCATIONS IS DESCRIBED. THE ADVANTAGES AND LIMITATIONS OF SUCH A SYSTEM AS COMPARED TO THE CONVENTIONAL METHODS ARE DISCUSSED. SETTLEMENT OBSERVATIONS TAKEN AT AN EMBANKMENT OF WEATHERED CLAY FILL 4 M. IN HEIGHT, IS ALSO PRESENTED AND RELATED TO THE SPECIFICATIONS GIVEN FOR PLACING AND COMPACTING THE CLAY. ROAD EMBANKMENTS WITH SATISFACTORY SETTLEMENT CHARACTERISTICS FROM WEATHERED CLAY FILL MATERIALS CAN BE OBTAINED BY APPLYING SUITABLE COMPACTING MACHINERY. /SVV/RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 17, No 16, PP 287-288, 298, 3 FIG, 1 PHOT
  • Corporate Authors:

    Bygg, Oslo /Norway

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  • Authors:
    • Eggestad, A
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00232183
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 9 1970 12:00AM