Building on fill

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-CBD-87
Physical description4 p.
Subjectfills (materials); foundations; waste disposal; site analysis; Basements and foundations
AbstractPrecautions to be taken and recommended practice are discussed in a general way. The article emphasizes that building on filled sites, where the filling operation has been carefully controlled, can be and has been successful.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : La construction sur remblais
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-954
NPARC number20325284
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Record identifier30873139-f196-4a39-8e9d-43a921cedc5b
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-04-27
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