Article - 3 Dec 2003
Methods of test for determining the effective shear strength parameters of specimens of saturated soil subjected to isotropic consolidation. British Standard - BSI Summary and Reference.
Article - 2 Dec 2003
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News - 28 Apr 2017
Explorers keen to live on Mars may be able to convert the planet’s red soil into bricks without requiring the use of an oven or extra ingredients. Instead, they may just have to apply pressure...
News - 7 Mar 2017
The UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country is participating in a study into treating them with a magnesium-rich additive as opposed to traditional, lime-based applications
News - 15 Apr 2015
Cool roofs can help keep buildings cool, thus lowering the building's energy use, while also mitigating the urban heat island effect by reflecting sunlight away from buildings and cities. But as...
News - 26 May 2011
Cem-Base, a provider of soil reclamation and soil stabilization services in North Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Michigan and Pennsylvania, has declared an exclusive program titled, ‘Dry Out for...
News - 11 Aug 2010
High school teams at George Washington Carver Center for Arts & Technology near Baltimore will eventually have new athletic fields on which to play after completion of a 5,500 square foot...
News - 7 Aug 2008
The ROTOZIP Duracut Zip Bit, paired with a high-speed rasp, has enabled NASA's Phoenix Lander to collect valuable soil samples. NASA scientists confirmed the ROTOZIP-enabled rasp is the first tool...
News - 1 Aug 2008
USA Gypsum has released a new product, granular gypsum, which consists of 100% recycled drywall and is a soil conditioner for farm or home use. Granular gypsum improves lawns, gardens, and crops by...
News - 23 Oct 2005
CIRIA has released a new guide to soil nailing.
Soil nailing is a technique where either natural ground or fill material is reinforced by the insertion of slender tension-carrying elements called...