Accession Number : AD0714633
Title : Investigation of Effect of Long-Time Loading on the Strength of Clays and Shales at Constant Water Content.
Descriptive Note : Final summary rept. Jul 48-Jun 49,
Corporate Author : HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MASS
Personal Author(s) : Casagrande,A. ; Wilson,S. D.
Report Date : JUL 1949
Pagination or Media Count : 121
Abstract : The report summaries the investigations, conducted during the period from July 1948 through June 1949, on the effect of long-time loading on the strengths of clays and shales at natural water content. The report includes investigation tests from the Canal Zone. (Author)
Descriptors : (*CLAY, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES), (*SHALE, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES), (*SOILS, LOADS(FORCES)), SHEAR STRESSES, SAMPLING, CREEP, STRAIN(MECHANICS), DEFORMATION, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, FLEXURAL STRENGTH, TEST EQUIPMENT, TEST METHODS, FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), FLOODS
Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE