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An Introduction to the Deep Soil Mixing Methods as Used in Geotechnical Applications

Research/Reference: useful for researchers doing further work in the pavement area as well as those developing improved testing and design procedures. Includes documents of historical value.

Primary Topic: Pavement Subgrade

Description: Report that discusses the application of the Deep Mixing Method as an in situ treatment whereby the soil is blended with cementitious and/or other materials. Mixing occurs in deep shafts. The technique is a geotechnical process outside the area of considered to be pavement engineering.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-RD-99-138

Publication Year: 1999

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