The support of structures using compacted earthworks materials
online resourceposted on 27.08.2008, 16:26 by Matthew Frost, S.P.V. Butler, I.F. Jefferson, J.R. Greenwood
Where earthworks are required to provide a level construction platform for portal frame warehouse structures it is suggested they can be founded in fill. The use of end product and performance specifications for fill and a change in philosophy for the serviceability of structures will make this approach acceptable.
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