ACCELERATED CONSOLIDATION OF FEEBLY PERMEABLE, COMPRESSIVE SOIL

VERSNELDE CONSOLIDATIE VAN SLECHT DOORLATENDE, SAMENDRUKBARE GROND

The consolidation of weak soils caused by embankments or land fills is described. The application of vertical drains e.g. sand drains, Kjellman-drains and fabrics to accelerate the consolidation process is discussed as well as the properties and installation techniques of vertical drains. A particular application of fabrics used in a quay is given as an example. Conclusions are drawn. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    C Misset BV

    Ijsselkade 32
    Doetinchem,   Netherlands 
  • Authors:
    • Van den Elzen, LWA
  • Publication Date: 1979-3-29

Language

  • Dutch

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 237-242
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00302429
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1979 12:00AM