The New Lightweight Contender: Ultra-lightweight Foamed Glass Aggregate Finds the U.S. Market

by Theresa Andrejack Loux, P.E., Ph.D., (M.ASCE), Technical manager at AeroAggregates in Eddystone, PA,


Serial Information: Geo-Strata —Geo Institute of ASCE, 2018, Vol. 22, Issue 5, Pg. 30-34, 36, 38-39


Document Type: Feature article

Abstract: Geotechnical engineers are often confronted with sites where the existing soil is prone to settlement or where there are subsurface utilities sensitive to additional load. If relocation or realignment aren’t options for the project, there are many resources in the geotechnical engineer’s toolbox that have traditionally been used to address these issues

Subject Headings: Soil settlement | Glass | Aggregates | Business management | Geotechnical engineering | Subsurface environment | Subsurface utilities | Load factors

 

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