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Soil improvement on subgrade using Envirotac on clay soils for better roads

Lim, Alvin John Meng Siang and Yi, Sim Sy and Guntor, Nickholas Anting and Tuan Ismail, Tuan Noor Hasanah and Abd Razak, Aza Diyana (2019) Soil improvement on subgrade using Envirotac on clay soils for better roads. In: Sustainable Transportation Infrastructures. Penerbit UTHM, UTHM, pp. 30-40. ISBN 978-967-2216-77-3

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Abstract

Clay soil always used in construction of road especially in subgrade layer, however this type of soft soil create difficulty in construction due to its properties. This soil experiences a high clay content, which is when their moisture content is increase their potential to swell is high [1]. Clay soil also have low permeability and shear strength and also high compressibility. Among of the problems in the construction when clay soil is used are enormous post construction settlement on excavation and embankment construct, and also an inadequate bearing capacity [2].

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering > Department of Infrastructure and Geomatic Engineering
Depositing User: Mr Abdul Rahim Mat Radzuan
Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2020 06:16
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2020 06:16
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/12695
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