Accession Number : AD0811447

Title :   SOIL STABILIZATION FOR CONSTRUCTION OF LOW-STRENGTH AUSTERE LANDING STRIPS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Jun-Sep 66,

Corporate Author : NEW MEXICO UNIV ALBUQUERQUE ERIC H WANG CIVIL ENGINEERING RESEARCH FACILITY

Personal Author(s) : Vadnais, Raymond R., Jr ; Triandafilidis, George E.

Report Date : MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : This report presents data on the subsoil conditions at Edwards AFB and the feasibility of preparing and maintaining subsoil conditions with CBR values varying between 3 and 20. Theoretical considerations for the design of austere test strips and use of local material for preparation of the required test beds are also presented.

Descriptors :   (*LANDING FIELDS, SOILS), (*SOIL MECHANICS, LANDING FIELDS), (*SOILS, COMPACTING), FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), MOISTURE, SHEAR STRESSES, LOADS(FORCES), LANDING GEAR, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, FLOTATION, CALIFORNIA.

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE