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oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Collapsible soils

 

Abstract

The paper reviews the state of the art of current engineering practice in South Africa with regard to soils which have a collapsible fabric. This includes a discussion on the collapse phenomenon and the distribution of soils with a collapsible fabric in South Africa. The development of procedures to identify collapsible soils and to quantify collapse is presented. Consideration is also given to engineering solutions to the collapse problem.

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1985-07-01
2016-12-03
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