GEOSYNTHETIC SPINS "WEB" OF SUCCESS

Highway E--between Little Chute and Oneida, Wisconsin--felt like a washboard to drivers in winter months. Wisconsin's thick clays would become highly saturated and then freeze, leading to excessive heaving and cracking. This brief article describes a 12-year-old polyethylene cellular confinement system that holds the base course of the pavement together and eliminates the heaving problem.

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    Scranton Gillette Communications

    380 E Northwest Highway, Suite 200
    Des Planes, IL  United States  60016-2282
  • Authors:
    • Flynn, L
  • Publication Date: 1996-3

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00723376
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 1 1996 12:00AM