CHALK' ORIGIN, NATURE AND TECHNICAL PROPERTIES OF SOME GEOLOGIC FORMATIONS

DIFFERENT TYPES OF CHALK ARE DEFINED. THEIR MECHANICAL BEHAVIOR AS ROCK AND AS SOIL ARE STUDIED. CHAPTERS ARE INCLUDED CONCERNING' IMPROVEMENT IN THE UTILIZATION OF CHALK, SELECTING THE TYPE OF CHALK TO BE USED, CHALK STABILIZATION AND THE PROTECTION OF ENGINEERING WORKS AGAINST POSSIBLE LONG TERM EFFECTS OF CHALK EVOLUTION. /LCPC/RRL/

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    • 45pp, 3 Tab, 24 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chausees (LCPC)

    Boulevard Lefebvre 58
    Paris Cedex 15,   France  F-75732
  • Authors:
    • Masson, M
  • Publication Date: 1965-5

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  • Accession Number: 00233771
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 1 1994 12:00AM