Committee on Backfilling in Public Rights-of-Way Final Report

Committee on Backfilling in Public Rights-of-Way, ASCE

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
1968, Soft Cover, Pg. 57

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book


The report is concerned primarily with evaluating types and properties of soils in the West and North sections of the city and county of St. Louis, field testing and evaluation of the mechanical (hand) tamper and mobile trench compactor compaction equipment, evaluation of the jetting method of compacting cohesive soils, and the presentation of recommended field practices for improving existing compaction procedures of cohesive backfills in public rights-of-way.

Subject Headings: Compacted soils | Compaction (material) | Soil properties | Field tests | Backfills | Mechanical properties | Soil tests | Trenches


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