VIBROFLOTATION

VIBROFLOTS - ALSO NAMED DEEP VIBRATORS - AVAILABLE TODAY ARE DESCRIBED. THREE DIFFERENT COMPACTION PROCESSES FOR GRANULAR SOILS, COHESIVE SOIL WITH LOW AND HIGH WATER- CONTENTS ARE DESCRIBED. THE GRAIN-SIZE DISTRIBUTION CURVES OF SOILS TREATED BY VIBROFLOTS ARE GIVEN. THE USE OF A VIBROFLOT FOR SPECIAL APPLICATIONS IS SHOWN BY TYPICAL EXAMPLES. THE MINIMUM NUMBER OF TESTS WHICH SHOULD BE PERFORMED AT THE BEGINNING OF A COMPACTION ARE DESCRIBED. IT IS RECOMMENDED TO TEST THE EFFECT OF A VIBROFLOT ON THE RADIUS OF INFLUENCE, DEPTH AND COMPACTION TIME IN ORDER TO FIND OUT THE MOST ECONOMICAL SPACING BETWEEN THE COMPACTION POINTS AND THE NECESSARY COMPACTION TIME. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 7, No 3, PP 365-385
  • Corporate Authors:

    Indian Nat Soc Soil Mech & Fdn Engr J

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  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:30AM