Accession Number : ADA295075

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Dredged Material-Filled Geotextile Containers.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

PDF Url : ADA295075

Report Date : MAY 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : This technical note describes the use of geotextile containers, hydraulically and mechanically filled with a variety of dredged material types, to address difficult dike construction problems and disposal of clean and contaminated dredged material. Information is also given on design and construction, potential applications, and example projects.

Descriptors :   *DREDGED MATERIALS, *GEOTEXTILES, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, CONSTRUCTION, CONTAMINATION, DISPOSAL, DREDGING, DIKES, SCREENS(WOVEN MATERIALS).

Subject Categories : Environmental Health and Safety
      Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE