THE STRAIN IN ROCKS IN RELATION TO HIGHWAY DESIGN

THE STABILITY OF ROCK IN HIGHWAY DESIGN IS DISCUSSED IN RELATION TO THE SITE SELECTION, THE ROCKS LEFT IN PLACE AFTER A CUT OR TUNNEL HAS BEEN EXCAVATED, ROCK FILL AND AGGREGATE SURFACING. METHODS TO DETERMINE THE MECHANICS OF SUCH ROCKS AND THEIR IMPORTANCE IN HIGHWAY DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION ARE INCLUDED. REBOUND AND ROCK RELAXATION ARE RECORDED BY IN SITU MEASUREMENTS.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: pp 1-9
  • Monograph Title: Rock mechanics
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00228582
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:37AM