Installation of Drain Tile for Subsurface Drainage

by J.G. Sutton,


Serial Information: Journal of the Irrigation and Drainage Division, 1960, Vol. 86, Issue 3, Pg. 27-50


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract: Soil Conservation Service provided technical assistance on installation of 24,059 mi of tile drains during 1959 fiscal year; tile used in surface drainage and current procedures in making drainage investigations; recent changes in ASTM specifications for clay and concrete drain tile are discussed; use of concrete tile under acid and alkali conditions; recommendations for gravel filter requirements.

Subject Headings: Tiles | Subsurface drainage | Soil properties | Concrete | Clays | Acids

Services: Buy this book/Buy this article

 

Return to search