LIME STABILIZATION OF SOILS FOR USE AS ROAD FOUNDATIONS IN NORTHERN RHODESIA

THE BACKGROUND AGAINST WHICH THE CONSTRUCTION OF LOW-COST ROADS HAS BEEN DEVELOPED IN NORTHERN RHODESIA IS GIVEN WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO THE UTILIZATION OF LOCALLY-PRODUCED HYDRATED LIME FOR STABILIZING QUARTZITIC AND LATERITIC GRAVELS USED AS BASES UNDER THIN BITUMINOUS SURFACINGS IN ROADS AND AIRFIELDS. DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF THE RECOMMENDED PROCEDURE FOR THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF LIME-STABILIZED ROAD BASES. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • pp V & 33, 3 FIG, 2 TAB, 4 PHOT, 3 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, LONDON (UK)

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    Road Research Laboratory /UK

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  • Authors:
    • CARTMELL, H S
    • Bergh, A O
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00232191
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 1 1970 12:00AM