OCCURENCES OF EXPANSIVE LIMESTONE IN KENTUCKY

This research was performed because of several instances of unusual cracking of concrete pavements containing limestone aggregates. Accessible ledges in all active quarries approved to furnish aggregate for Kentucky were examined to determine whether they were excessively expansive. Several testing methods each yielding different results are discussed in this report.

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: 101 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00329512
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: H-3-13
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Res Rpt. 535
  • Contract Numbers: PL-1(15) Part IIIB
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: May 21 1981 12:00AM