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Engineering Properties of Mine Tailings.
Pettibone HC; Kealy CD
Soil Mech & Foundations Div Am Soc Civil Eng 1971 97(Sm):1207-1225
The engineering properties of tailings from nine mines are summarized to demonstrate that these are good engineering materials. Presented are examples of their usage in the construction of a section of Interstate 90, near Kellogg, Idaho, and a theoretical design of a small earth dam.
Soil Mech. & Foundations Div., Am. Soc. Civil Eng., V. 97, No. Sm 9, Sept. 1971, PP. 1207-1225
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