SLOPE STABILITY OF CERTAIN SELECTED COLLUVIAL SOILS--IMPLEMENTATION PACKAGE

The purpose of this report is to inform State Design, Construction, and Maintenance Engineers of accepted procedures for the investigation and design of potential landslide prone areas. State Materials and Geotechnical Engineers should be consulted for design recommendations. This report contains a sequential procedure for determining areas of landslide potential. The sequence begins with observations which can be made in the office progressing through field reconnaissance and testing to roadway design. Some sample specifications relating to internal drainage methods are offered in the appendicies. /FHWA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by and done in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Oklahoma Department of Transportation

    200 NE 21st Street
    Oklahoma City, OK  United States  73105
  • Authors:
    • Hayes, C J
  • Publication Date: 1978-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 44 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00195892
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-RD-69-S0854, FCP 40S3-812
  • Contract Numbers: 71-05-1, Item 128
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 28 1979 12:00AM