Electrokinetic Stabilization of Soil with Applications and Advantages

Electrokinetic stabilization of soil is a ground improvement technique. Method of electrokinetic stabilization, their applications, advantages and factors affecting it are discussed in this article. Instability of the substructure is found to cause detrimental damage to the whole building. It is ...

Thermal Stabilization of Soil -A Ground Improvement Technique

Thermal stabilization of soil is a ground improvement technique. The concept, method and applications of thermal stabilization of soil is discussed. It has been observed that heating or cooling shows certain marked changes in the soil properties. Many types of research ...

Corrosion Protection Methods for Underwater Piles

Corrosion protection of underwater piles is essential in case of steel piles. When steel piles are used in seawater, it reacts chemically to form anodes and cathodes resulting in the flow of electricity, which results in the corrosion of anodic ...

TYPES OF SOIL TESTS FOR BUILDING CONSTRUCTION

Types of Soil tests for building construction works depend on properties of soil. Design of foundation is based on soil test report of construction site. Soil tests for construction of buildings or any structure is the first step in construction planning ...