This is an in-depth practical examination of the newly developed Lightweight Treated Soil Method, based on the extensive research and experience of two leading recognized experts. Indispensable to geotechnical and construction engineers or to researchers and professionals interested in coastal engineering techniques, geotechnical engineering or geomaterials, it comprises a full review of the lightweight treated soil method and its applications, along with numerous case-studies throughout Japan.
Chapter 1 Outline of the SGM Lightweight Soil Method
1.3 Characteristics and types of lightweight treated soil methods
1.4 Uses of the construction method
Chapter 2 Engineering Properties of Lightweight Treated Soil