PROCEEDINGS OF THE FOREST SERVICE GEOTECHNICAL WORKSHOP HELD AT AMES, IOWA ON AUGUST 14-17, 1979

The Proceedings of the workshop included a variety of geotechnical topics: Monitoring of Subgrade Moisture and Density under Aggregate Surfaced Roads; Dust Abatement; Horizontal Water Wells; Foundation Design Guide; Petrographic Analysis of Aggregate; Soil Compaction and Timber Growth; Test Procedure for Determining Cementaceous Characteristics of Aggregates; Soil Cement; Gabions; Format and Checklist for Geotechnical Investigation of Low Volume Roads; Foamed Asphalt; Geotechnical Engineering and Mining; Evaluation of Mudflow-Landslide Hazard Analysis; Sedimentation Yield Model; Retaining Wall Design Guide; Geotechnical Work Standards; Geotechnical Training Opportunities; Regional Factors for AASHTO Design Method; Open Graded Emulsion Mixes; Aggregate Surfacing Requirements; Pavement Strengthening; Surfacing Condition Surveys; Piling Design; Comparison of Pavement Design Models; FHWA Project 5-M; AASHTO Manual on Subsurface Investigation; Draft Specifications for Geotextiles; Mechanistic Approach to Pavement Design for Aggregate Surfacing; Forest Service Questionnaire on Aggregate Surfacing; Equipment and Methods for Deflection Based Structural Evaluation of Pavements; Road Maintenance Management; Surfacing Condition Survey; a Data Base for Aggregate Surfaced Roads.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Available Microfiche only because of poor quality.
  • Corporate Authors:

    US Forest Service

    1400 Independence Avemue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20250
  • Publication Date: 1979-12

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  • Pagination: 472 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00313901
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EM-7170-1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1980 12:00AM