TR Stabilisation

Specialist Soil Stabilisation Contractor operating throughout the UK

Soil Stabilisation Services throughout the UK

Posts Tagged soil testing

Soil Stabilisation photo’s

Some new photo’s below of Lime Modification being carried out on site at our Warrington site. This image shows Lime being spread onto the existing material prior to being mixed. This image shows Lime being mixed into the material. This image shows material being compacted using a 19T Self Propelled Roller.


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Soil Improvement and Lime Modification video

Just uploaded some new video’s to our YouTube channel http://www.youtube.com/soilstabilisation of Lime Stabilisation being carried out on site at Warrington.  The video’s show the material being pushed out using a Dozer prior to treatment and then Lime actually being mixed into the ground. We also have many other video’s on our YouTube channel showing the entire Soil [...]


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Soil Stabilisation Warrington

Soil Stabilisation works have commenced on site today in Warrington.  The material to be treated will require Quicklime additions to provide a 5% CBR.  The material has been sampled and a design exercise carried out the determine the correct binder additions required. A Streumaster tractor towed spreader will be used to apply the Quicklime to [...]


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Soil Improvement with Lime

Found another great paper here http://www.ceat.uiuc.edu/PUBLICATIONS/technotes/TN14%20-%20Admixture%20Stabilization.pdf  from a University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.  The paper looks at Lime Treatment of Subgrades including the powder additions, techniques used and the  end results.  Have a look and let us know what you think. If you would like more information on how Lime Stabilisation could benefit your site [...]


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Soil Stabilisation HBM

Found an interesting site here http://www.hydraulicallyboundmixtures.info/chemical-physical-properties.php which is the Information Portal On Hydraulically Bound Mixtures (HBM).  The site looks at chemical and physical properties, standards and test methods.  It also has  case studies on the successful application of HBM on projects throughout the UK.  Have a look and let us know what you think. For more information [...]


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Soil Stabilisation access track improvement

Just uploaded some new photo’s to our Flickr photostream of an access track in Scotland we are currently working on.  The photo’s show the access track prior to Cement Stabilisation works taking place.  Once the access track has been cement treated it will then be topped with tar & chip to provide a long term [...]


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Soil Remediation – Brownfield Briefing

If you are looking for a good publication on Soil and Land Remediation then Brownfield Briefing is a good place to start.  Brownfield Briefing is a monthly publication which has electronic updated every week. “Brownfield Briefing is designed to bring you the latest news in the area of brownfield development.  There is comprehensive coverage, a mix of [...]


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Stabilisation of Soil using Lime

Found a good paper here http://www.graymont.com/technical/Lime_Treated_Soil_Construction_Manual.pdf about Soil Stabilisation and Soil Improvement using Lime.  The paper looks at the properties of lime along with the chemical reaction that takes place when introduced into unsuitable soils.  The paper then goes on to discuss the construction process in depth using lime to stabilise soils along with the advantages of [...]


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Soil Improvement using Lime and Cement

Good publication here http://www.isicenter.org/fulltext/paper15.pdf about Soil Improvement using Lime and Cement.  The publication looks at Soil Stabilisation incorporating Lime and Cement and the effects on the existing material.  Along with discussing the application and benefits of the technique, there are charts and graphs detailing and comparing the treatment against typical construction methods.  Have a look and let [...]


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Cement Stabilisation publication

Found a publication here http://www.ccanz.org.nz/files/documents/f7e2677e-cdc1-4bab-aed1-d6facf57694d/IB%2089.pdf from CCANZ (Cement and Concrete Association of New Zealand) about Cement Stabilisation.  The publication gives and introduction to Cement Stabilisation, looking at its typical applications and the benefits of the process.  It then goes on to discuss at the subject in more depth, looking at other binder additions, pavement designs and testing [...]


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