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By Seiichi Miura, Tatsuya Ishikawa, Nobuyuki Yoshida, Yoshio Hisari, Nagato Abe

Advances in Transportation Geotechnics II offers with the geotechnics of roads, railways and airfields. delivering monetary and sustainable transportation infrastructures for societies is very depending on development made during this box. those contributions to the second foreign convention on Transportation Geotechnics (Hokkaido, Japan, 10-12 September 2012), held below the auspices of the overseas Society of Read more...

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As part of this investigation, UCS testing was completed and suggests the presence of residual cement. The effect of residual cement is discussed, however further investigation is warranted. It is also found that there is little effect of source conTable 1. Summary of RLT test for RCC sample. 22% REFERENCES Alex Fraser Group. 2011. Recycled Aggregate Road Base. Technical Information Sheet. Investa. 2007. ” ReTAP. 1998. ” Fact Sheet. indb 22 8/1/2012 11:47:51 AM Advances in Transportation Geotechnics II – Miura et al.

The testing involves a series of index and performance tests, including the Repeated Load Triaxial (RLT) test. The RLT results from testing a sample of RCC are summarized in Table 1 below. The test results shown in Table 1 suggest that the RCC specification performs similarly to a standard high quality road base in terms of resilient modulus and plastic strains under repeated loading. As part of this investigation, UCS testing was completed and suggests the presence of residual cement. The effect of residual cement is discussed, however further investigation is warranted.

Indraratna was honoured by the Business and Higher Education Round Table award for Outstanding Contributions to Rail Innovations by the Australian Commonwealth Government. H. Davis Memorial Lecture of the Australian Geomechanics Society for his distinguished contributions from Theory to Practice in Geotechnical Engineering. In 2011, he was awarded the prestigious Transport Medal by Engineers Australia for his contributions to transport infrastructure engineering. Prof. Indraratna has been a Keynote Speaker and Invited Guest Lecturer at over 30 international conferences.

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