EXPANSIVE AND SHRINKING SOILS -- BUILDING DESIGN PROBLEMS BEING ATTACKED

Expansive soils damage thousands of buildings and many miles of highway each year. How and why these types of clays expand is explained. How geotechnical engineers in Colorado, Texas and Mississippi are preventing or curing the problems is explained, in case histories and in general guidelines.

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  • Accession Number: 00188990
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1979 12:00AM