Issue Date: May/June 2013

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GEOSTRATA, 2013, May/June, 50-54   One of the greatest challenges for geotechnical engineers is the design of foundations on expansive soils. Expansive soils can exert very large forces and cause foundation movement in amounts that are generally well beyond what ordinary soils produce (Figure 1). Light structures, such as residential or light commercial buildings, are […]

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