STATUS OF SHALE EMBANKMENT RESEARCH

The research study described was designed to gather information about the factors responsible for the deterioration of shale placed in a fill and to develop a technical manual containing design and construction control methodology for shale embankments. In addition, the study developed techniques for evaluating existing embankments and provides guidance on remedial treatment methods for existing, distressed shale embankments.

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  • Accession Number: 00180084
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 12 1978 12:00AM