Engineering - Course - Soil Improvement

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  • Course Code: CVLE632
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.)
  • Course Type: Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (SAGE)

Course Description

Needs for soil improvement. Mechanical modification: shallow and deep compaction, principles and methods. Hydraulic modification: dewatering methods, seepage control, preloading and vertical drains. Modification by admixtures: Modification by inclusions/confinement: use of geosynthetics in hydraulic and mechanical applications.