Accession Number:

ADA001521

Title:

Stabilization of Soil and Aggregate Materials for Forward Area Operations.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

55.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this instruction report is to provide information for the use of native soil and aggregate materials for the expedient construction of roads, airfields, heliports, and storage areas in forward areas of a theater of operations TO. Procedures are presented to aid the military engineer in evaluation or identification of the soil and in selecting methods of improving the existing physical properties of the native materials so that they will be suitable for construction purposes. Also, the procedures will help the engineer select the type and quantity of additive required if chemical stabilization is used.

Subject Categories:

  • Soil Mechanics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE