TRANSITION STRUCTURES FOR ROAD EMBANKMENTS ON SOFT SUBGRADES

TIEPENKEREEN SIIRTYMARAKENTEET PEHMEIKOLLA

The purpose of this report is to provide latest information about the design of transition structures needed because of deflection in the subgrade.Present design and construction practices are first reviewed. Then recommendations are given regarding the use and design of different types of transition structures. Construction and repair of faulty structures are also briefly dealt with.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    TIELAITOS (FINNISH NATIONAL ROAD ADMINISTRATION)

    OPASTINSILTA 12 A
    HELSINKI,   Finland  FIN-00520
  • Authors:
    • JUNNILA, A
    • HOIKKALA, S
  • Publication Date: 1994

Language

  • Finnish

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 44 p.
  • Serial:
    • TIELAITOKSEN SELVITYKSIA
    • Volume: 39
    • Issue Number: TIEL3200248
    • Publisher: TIELAITOS (FINNISH NATIONAL ROAD ADMINISTRATION)
    • ISSN: 0788-3722

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00712189
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • ISBN: 951-47-9431-1
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Oct 24 1995 12:00AM