This report on presplitting highway cut slopes by the California Division of Highways discusses and analyzes the construction methods and problems, the specifications, and the economics involved with the presplitting of sedimentary rocks. It is the third report in a series on presplitting in different rock types. The first two reports of similar content dealt respectively with metamorphic and granitic rock presplitting. /CDH/

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    California Division of Highways

    Materials and Research Department
    Sacramento, CA  United States  95819
  • Authors:
    • Forsyth, R A
    • McCauley, M L
    • Mearns, R
    • Hoover, T P
  • Publication Date: 1973-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 31 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00263375
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • ISBN: CA-HY-MR-2955-3-73-0
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Intrm Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: F-8-7
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1974 12:00AM