publication . Article . 2016

Permeability Characteristics of Compacted and Stabilized Clay with Cement, Peat Ash and Silica Sand

Seyed Esmaeil Mousavi; Leong Sing Wong;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2016 Journal: Civil Engineering Infrastructures Journal (issn: 2322-2093, eissn: 2423-6691, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: University of Tehran Press
The present paper investigates the influence of stabilization with cement, peat ash, and silica sand on permeability coefficient (kv) of compacted clay, using a novel approach to stabilize the clay with peat ash as a supplementary material of cement in the compacted and stabilized soil. In order to assess the mentioned influence, test specimens of both untreated and stabilized soil have been tested in the laboratory so that their permeability could be evaluated. Falling head and one dimensional consolidation tests of laboratory permeability were performed on the clay specimens and the chemical compositions of the materials as well as microstructure of the stabil...
free text keywords: Falling Head, One Dimensional Consolidation, Peat Ash, Permeability, Silica Sand, Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General), TA1-2040
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