METHODS AND COSTS OF FILLING FOR HIGHWAY OVER SWAMPS

MICHIGAN PRACTICES AS REPORTED TO THE HIGHWAY RESEARCH BOARD ARE PRESENTED GRAPHICALLY. THE ILLUSTRATIONS SHOW THE FOLLOWING METHODS FOR FILLING OVER MARSH AREAS: (1) DEEP GRUBBING, (2) PRACTICAL EXCAVATION FOR SECONDARY ROADS, (3) FULL CUT THROUGH SHALLOW SWAMPS, (4) PARTIAL EXCAVATION AND SURCHARGE, (5) SIDE EXCAVATIONS ON OLD LOCATIONS, (6) CONSTRUCTION OVER MARL, AND (7) REBUILDING OVER DEEP SWAMP. ALSO DESCRIBED IS THE JETTING METHOD.

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  • Authors:
    • Kushing, J W
    • Stokstad, O L
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  • Pagination: p. 126-129
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  • Accession Number: 00231405
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:35AM