MINE-GROUTING TO CONTROL BUILDING SETTLEMENT

MANY URBAN AREAS ARE PLAGUED BY SETTLEMENT CAUSED BY THE FAILURE OF UNDERLAYING MINES. ONE SUCH PROBLEM WAS OVERCOME QUICKLY AND EFFECTIVELY BY FILLING THE MINE WITH A CONCRETE GROUT PLACED FROM THE SURFACE THROUGH 6-INCH DRILL HOLES. THE WORK WAS ACCOMPLISHED BY FIRST CONSTRUCTING A CONCRETE WALL AROUND THE AREA TO BE GROUTED. THE ENCLOSED AREA WAS THEN FILLED WITH A HIGH SLUMP GROUT. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 96, No SM2, PROC PAPER 7166, PP 511-522, 10 FIG, 1 TAB
  • Authors:
    • Mansur, C I
    • Skouby, M C
  • Publication Date: 1970-3

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  • Accession Number: 00235997
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 1 1971 12:00AM