THE USE OF DYNAMIC COMPACTION IN A SUBURBAN ENVIRONMENT

In this Technical Note, the use of dynamic compaction as part of a land reclamation scheme in Telford is described. An explanation is given of how the environmental impact of the technique was assessed, how a specification and Bill of Quantities were drawn up, and how the work on site was supervised. The Technical Note is intended to be of benefit to engineers who are thinking of using dynamic compaction for the first time.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 289-93
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 109
    • Issue Number: 4

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00723207
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Jul 26 1996 12:00AM