Publisher description for Soil engineering : testing, design, and remediation / Fu Hua Chen ; edited by M.D. Morris.

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The book provides the practical meaning of the various aspects of soil mechanics, the use of unconfined compression test data, the meaning of consolidated tests, the practical value of lateral pressure, and more. In addition to the technical aspect of foundation investigation, in the real world the shadow of litigation looms over every consultant's head. The author covers these issues in detail.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Soil mechanics.
Engineering geology.
Soil remediation.