USE OF GEOTEXTILES AND GEOCOMPOSITES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

This is a review of developments in geotextiles and geocomposites in engineering in the United Kingdom. The type and composition of a wide range of materials are covered including the impact of actions under patent legislation to protect the Reinforced Earth System. Some important current and recent trials are summarized, and examples are given of applications in remedial and marine works. Geocomposites are considered together with biodegradable materials. Comments are made on future developments.

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  • Accession Number: 00486410
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1989 12:00AM