RELATIVE COMPACTION OF FILL HAVING OVERSIZE PARTICLES. DISCUSSION

This is a discussion of a paper of the above title by R.W. Day published in the October 1989, Vol 115, No 10 issue of this journal. Discusser Noorany, notes that the author has compared 3 methods of oversize correction for compacted fills without pointing the limitations of and fundamental differences between those methods. This discussion examines the background of each method and clarifies reasons for the differences between them. Discusser Reznik comments on the mathematical formalization of the requirements for the selection of the laboratory compaction test method. The discussions are followed by a closure by the author.

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  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 1635-39
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  • Accession Number: 00616214
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1991 12:00AM