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Soils in construction

by W. L. Schroeder

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Published by Prentice Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soil mechanics.,
  • Foundations.,
  • Building.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementW.L. Schroeder, S.E. Dickenson.
    ContributionsDickenson, S. E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA710 .S286 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 317 p. :
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL784200M
    ISBN 100134410319
    LC Control Number95016334

    This book covers the field of applied geotechnology related to all aspects of construction in ground, including compacted fill, excavations, ground improvement, foundations, earth retaining systems and geotechnical site characterization. It suits the first year of a graduate course on ground improve.   This book covers the field of applied geotechnology related to all aspects of construction in ground, including compacted fill, excavations, ground improvement, foundations, earth retaining systems and geotechnical site : Alan J. Lutenegger.

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    Soils In Construction, 5th Edition. NEW - Expanded overview of the geology of soils and rocks. Gives students a new chapter that fully explains these topics. NEW - Improved classification aids for the Unified system. Allows students to use this text for reference in the future. When soils are uncovered, small particles can become airborne with wind or other disturbance. Construction or demolition work, mining operations, or poor landscaping efforts can make soil dust. Breathing in contaminated dust may cause physical or chemical damage to humans. For example, asbestos fibers can puncture the lungs. Chemicals such as.


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