Effect of Rice Husk Ash on Cement Stabilized Laterite

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Musa ALHASSAN; Alhaji Mohammed MUSTAPHA;
(2007)
  • Publisher: AcademicDirect
  • Journal: Leonardo Electronic Journal of Practices and Technologies (issn: 1583-1078)
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  • Subject: Laterite | Rice Husk Ash | Stabilization | Maximum Dry Density (MDD) | Optimum Moisture Content (OMC) | California Bearing Ratio (CBR) | Unconfined Compressive Strength (UCS) | Electronic computers. Computer science | QA75.5-76.95

Laterite soil collected from Maikunkele area of Minna, classified as an A-7-6 on AASHTO classification, was stabilized with 2-8% cement by weight of the dry soil. Using British Standard Light (BSL) compaction energy, the effect of Rice Husk Ash (RHA) on the soil was inv... View more
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