Accession Number : ADA297463

Title :   Geotechnical Factors in the Dredgeability of Sediments; Report 4, Reducing the Impact of Contract Claims,

Corporate Author : SJS CORP COOS BAY OR

Personal Author(s) : Spigolon, S. J.

PDF Url : ADA297463

Report Date : MAY 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 64

Abstract : The major purpose of the Dredging Research Program (DRP) was to reduce. the cost of dredging to a minimum consistent with mission performance and environmental responsibility. One means of accomplishing this mandate is to reduce the impact of contract claims associated with dredging projects. (MM)

Descriptors :   *CONTRACTS, *COSTS, *SOIL CLASSIFICATION, *DREDGING, *GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, GRAIN SIZE, SLURRIES, GEOPHYSICS, EXCAVATION, DREDGED MATERIALS, SEDIMENTS, SOIL TESTS, SHEAR STRENGTH, COHESIVE SOILS, COHESIONLESS SOILS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE