A SYSTEM OF SOIL CLASSIFICATION

THIS PAPER DESCRIBES A FIELD AND LABORATORY INVESTIGATION ON SOIL BEHAVIOR IN BASES, SUBGRADE AND EMBANKMENTS AS A PART OF A STUDY BY THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT OF GEORGIA AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF A SOIL-RATING CHART APPLICABLE TO THOSE SOILS FOUND IN THE STATE. THE CLASSIFICATION DEVELOPED HAS AIDED THE DEPARTMENT IN SECURING A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF SOIL BEHAVIOR AND IN THE DESIGN OF ROADWAY SECTIONS. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 33, pp 509-514, 4 FIG
  • Authors:
    • Abercrombie, W F
  • Publication Date: 1954

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Thirty-Third Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 12-15, 1954
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00230013
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: May 22 1972 12:00AM