SOIL IMPROVEMENT: HISTORY, CAPABILITIES, AND OUTLOOK

The subjects discussed in the book deal with soil moisture in engineering works, current practices in the treatment of soft foundations, admixture stabilization, massive compaction of granular soil, reinforcement-compression elements, reinforcement-tension elements, collapsible soils and their stabilization, soil placement and improvement, basic mechanism of reinforced earth, and static analysis of reinforced earth retaining walls.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From the ASCE Annual Convention and Exposition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 27-October 1, 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Civil Engineers

    345 East 47th Street
    New York, NY  USA  10017-2398
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 182 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188016
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1979 12:00AM