Soil Moisture Content-Dry Density Relationship

Introduction In compaction of soils, the main aim is to keep the soil particles close together which leads to improve dry density of soil. The soil with maximum dry density is suitable for the several constructional purposes. But maximum dry density ...

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Techniques to Treat Contamination of Brownfield Land for Construction

The need to redevelop brownfield land for construction purpose led to develop several contamination treatment methods. These techniques of brownfield contamination treatment will be discussed in the following sections. Techniques to Treat Contamination of Brownfield Land for ConstructionExcavation and refilling ...

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Major Issues During Pile Foundation Construction and Remedies

There are several issues that may be encountered during pile foundation construction. These problems will cause deficiency in the capacity of the pile unless they tackled properly. These pile construction problems and with their causes and required measure to prevent them ...

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Soil Structures and its Types

The structure of soil is formed by the geometrical arrangement of soil particles with respect to each other. Different soils contain different structures and each structure gives us the properties of particular soil. Types of Soil Structures There are six ...

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