USE OF LIME STABILIZED MOORUM IN THE SCIENTIFIC CONSTRUCTION OF AN AIRFIELD WITH A VIEW TO EFFECTING ECONOMY

THE CONSTRUCTION OF AN AIRFIELD AT KHAJURAHO, ACCORDING TO SPECIFICATIONS PROPOSED BY THE CENTRAL ROAD RESEARCH, NEW DELHI, IS DESCRIBED: LOCALLY AVAILABLE MOORUM, STABILIZED WITH LIME IN THE LOWER LAYERS WAS USED FOR ALMOST 2/3 OF THE PAVEMENT THICKNESS. THIS METHOD OF CONSTRUCTION RESULTED IN CONSIDERABLE SAVINGS IN COST, COMPARED WITH CONVENTIONAL METHODS. /RRL/

  • Authors:
    • Uppal, H L
    • WASON, O P
  • Publication Date: 1970

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00232379
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 9 1972 12:00AM