SUBSURFACE INVESTIGATION, SECTION J001, SPRINGFIELD ROUTE

Results are presented of 32 borings and a number of probings made along the line of Section J001, Springfield Route, in the Valley of Cameron Run, City of Alexandria, Virginia of the Washington Metropolitan Area Metro system. The work was done for investigation of embankments and structures on the running line of METRO trackage, an aerial structure crossing over loop tracks of the Huntington-Springfield yards and certain ancillary structures. The report contains a continuous geological section along the centerline of track through the test borings, logs of these borings, results of laboratory tests on soil samples and conclusions regarding anticipated design and construction problems.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mueser, Rutledge, Wentworth & Johnston

    New York, NY  USA 

    Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

    950 l'Enfant Plaza, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20006
  • Publication Date: 1975-3-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 57 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00090926
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MRWJ-75-125
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1975 12:00AM