LIME-SOILS

STUDIES ARE MADE OF THE BEHAVIOR OF SEVERAL SOILS OF RIO STATE WHEN MIXED LIME, SO AS TO USE THEM FOR HIGHWAY PAVEMENTS LAYERS. TWO SOILS STUDIED WERE CALLED PL (SOIL A2- 7) AND P2(SOIL A7-6) AND WERE MIXED WITH 3,5,7 AND 9% OF LIME. THE REACTIONS WERE OBSERVED FOR VARYING CURING PERIODS: 0 H, 24H, 48H, 72H, 7 DAYS, 28 DAYS AND 90 DAYS. TABLES AND INDICATIVE GRAPHICS OF THE CHANGES IN TH CLEAN SOIL RELATED TO THE PHYSICAL TESTS ARE GIVEN. TESTS OF RESISTANCE AND SIMPLE COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH TESTS ARE PRESENTED. /IRP/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Rio De Janeiro Highway Dept /Brazil

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  • Publication Date: 1969

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00232820
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Institute /Brazil
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 27 1970 12:00AM