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Tropical residual soils engineering

Author: Bujang B K Huat; Gue See Sew; Faisal Haji Ali.
Publisher: Leiden : New York : A.A. Balkema, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focused on tropical areas and their unique problems and issues, this work examines all aspects of residual soils engineering, including both theoretical and practical aspects. This book gives the practitioner a thorough understanding of the characteristics of these soil types, their formation and their material properties, while guidelines on application, stabilization and assessment, reveal how this knowledge can  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bujang B K Huat; Gue See Sew; Faisal Haji Ali.
ISBN: 0203024621 9780203024621
OCLC Number: 62257472
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Origin, formation and occurrence of tropical residual soils; Chapter 2 Sampling and testing of tropical residual soils; Chapter 3 Index, engineering properties and classification of tropical residual soils; Chapter 4 Unsaturated residual soil; Chapter 5 Slope failures in tropical residual soils; Chapter 6 Slope assessment and management; Chapter 7 Guidelines for development on hill-sites; Chapter 8 Characterization of tropical soils in the design of material as natural foundation and fill. Chapter 9 Stabilization of tropical residual soilsChapter 10 Slope stability and stabilization; Chapter 11 Soil erosion and sedimentation assessment, control and management plan for the tropical region; Chapter 12 Geoenvironmental aspects of tropical residual soils; Chapter 13 Development and application of a spatial database for residual soils; Chapter 14 Country case study: engineering geology of tropical residual soil in Malaysia; Author Index.
Responsibility: edited by Bujang B.K. Huat, Gue See Sew, Faisal Haji Ali.

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Devoted entirely to tropical areas, this work on soil engineering and mechanics looks at the origin, testing and properties of tropical residual soil types.  Read more...

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