What is Soil-Cement?

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Soil-cement is a mixture of soil and measured amount of cement, and water compacted at high density. They all together form a hardened mixture like concrete, under the hydration action of cement. It is generally used as a low-cost pavement … Continued

Soil Nailing

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Soil nailing is a technique used to improve the soil and stabilize the slopes. It is used for slopes, excavations, retaining walls etc. to make them stable. The process of soil nailing consists of reinforcing the natural ground with closely … Continued

Soil reinforcement

Soil reinforcement is a technique which is used to improve the strength and stiffness of soil. Different engineering techniques are used to enhance the strength of soil, like geogrid and geotextile. It is a combination of earth fill and reinforcing … Continued