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How To Classify Rocks For Engineering Purpose

Have you ever thought about how to classify rocks for engineering purposes?? Aggregates are one of the most important materials in civil engineering. Basically, Construction aggregate, or simply “aggregate”, is a broad category of coarse to medium grained particulate material used in construction, including sand, gravel, crushed stone, slag, recycled concrete and geosynthetic aggregates. They give …

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Introduction to Bitumen as Pavement Materials

  Bitumen as Pavement Materials Pavement materials are those which have great use in construction road pave for both Flexible and Rigid pavement. Some examples of pavement material are stone aggregate, earth, WMM, and also bitumen. Bitumen is used for the construction of flexible pavement, which gives more strength than other materials used for flexible pavement. …

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What is Geo Synthetics – Definition, Application, Limitation

Introduction Generally, geosynthetic refers to a product that is made from polymeric material and is applied as a key component in a structure or system to achieve engineering purposes. The prefix “geo” suggests whose application has to do with soil, rock, and/or earth. There are some basic functions of geosynthetics namely separation, reinforcement, filtration, drainage, …

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