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 ...

IMPROVING BEARING CAPACITY OF SOIL

Selecting methods of improving bearing capacity of soils is necessary in many cases for the construction of foundation. Soil investigation is carried out to establish existing ground conditions and soil properties for selection of suitable foundation types for the structure. ...

SOIL NAILING TECHNIQUE AND TYPES

Soil nailing is a construction technique used to reinforce soil to make it more stable. Soil nailing is used for slopes, excavations, retaining walls etc. to make it more stable. In this technique, soil is reinforced with slender elements such ...

SOIL STABILIZATION METHODS AND MATERIALS

Soil stabilization is a method of improving soil properties by blending and mixing other materials. Following are the various soil stabilization methods and materials: 1. Soil Stabilization with Cement: The soil stabilized with cement is known as soil cement. The cementing action ...