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Publication Number: FHWA-RD-99-138
Date: March 2000

 

An Introduction to The Deep Soil Mixing Methods As Used in Geotechnical Applications

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FOREWORD

This report documents a study of various Deep Mixing Methods (DMM). Included is a historical survey of the method, an applications summary, a comparison with other competing methods for soil treatment, and a consideration of markets for the method worldwide. The report should be of interest to engineers and technologists working in the fields of deep soil excavations and the improvement of soft soil foundations to support heavy loads.

T. Paul Teng, P.E. Director

Office of Infrastructure R & D

 

Notice

This document is disseminated under the sponsorship of the Department of Transportation in the interest of information exchange. The United States Government assumes no liability for its contents or use. This report does not constitute a standard, specification, or regulation.

The United States Government does not endorse products or manufacturers. Trademarks or manufacturer's names appear herein only because they are considered essential to the object of this document.

 

 


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