Accession Number : AD0751752

Title :   Tests of Samples from Potential Riprap Sources, Shelbyville Reservoir, Kaskaskia River, Illinois,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Curry,R. L. ; Luke,W. I.

Report Date : NOV 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : Tests were performed to develop data on the acceptability of material from two potential sources for use as 500-lb riprap at Shelbyville Reservoir, Kaskaskia River, Illinois. The information and data obtained from these tests will be included in the design memorandum on construction materials for the project. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ROCK, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), (*DAMS, *REINFORCING MATERIALS), LIMESTONE, SPECIFICATIONS, ACCELERATED TESTING, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, FREEZING, MELTING, PETROGRAPHY, ACCEPTABILITY

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE