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Construction dewatering in fine soils: some problems and solutions

Preene, M. and Powrie, W. (1994) Construction dewatering in fine soils: some problems and solutions Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Geotechnical Engineering, 107, (1), pp. 17-26. (doi:10.1680/igeng.1994.25717).

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Ground Panel Paper 10195 water level infine soils are oftenunstable, but can be stabilized by reducing porewater pressures in the surrounding soil. Construction dewatering is a technique for local reduction of pore pressures on a temporary basis by pumping from an array of wells...

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Published date: January 1994
Keywords: pumping, excavations, low, queen mary & westfield college, fine, reduction, stability, design, permeability, stabilisation, systems, w j engineering resources, soils, local, sheetpiles, pore, wells, cofferdams, pumping stations, vacuum, construction, ejectors, dewatering, pressure, london university


Local EPrints ID: 74917
ISSN: 1353-2618
PURE UUID: 2c0455fb-c342-4135-86a6-e26dcffa85f6
ORCID for W. Powrie: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 12 Sep 2017 16:33

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