This paper is published in Volume-5, Issue-2, 2019
Area
Ground Improvement
Author
Athira C. H.
Co-authors
Binil Gopinath
Org/Univ
St. Thomas Institute for Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Pub. Date
26 March, 2019
Paper ID
V5I2-1432
Publisher
Keywords
Bearing capacity, CBR, Plate load test, Trench, Waste glass

Citationsacebook

IEEE
Athira C. H., Binil Gopinath. Footings resting on a trench of waste glass material, International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, www.IJARIIT.com.

APA
Athira C. H., Binil Gopinath (2019). Footings resting on a trench of waste glass material. International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, 5(2) www.IJARIIT.com.

MLA
Athira C. H., Binil Gopinath. "Footings resting on a trench of waste glass material." International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology 5.2 (2019). www.IJARIIT.com.

Abstract

One of the best method used to improve the bearing capacity of a soil is by making a trench filled with granular material. Present study focused the effect of providing waste glass as a replacement material in the trench. The results shows that, glass is a good replacing material at an optimum configuration with rectangular shaped trench.
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