Syed Fakrul Ameen
EngineeringConsolidation (soil)SiltPermeability (earth sciences)Geotechnical engineeringVertical flowField monitoringCompressibility
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#1Ashutosh Sutra Dhar (BUET: Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology)H-Index: 9
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A container yard was constructed for handling of loaded containers at Chittagong Sea Port in Bangladesh covering an area of 60700 m2 over a sub-soil that included a layer of soft stratum of clayey silt/silty clay at the depths of 0 to 3.5 m below grade. Thicknesses of the soft stratum varied from 3 m to 7 m. Ground improvement using pre-loading with prefabricated vertical drains was undertaken to pre-consolidate the compressible sub-soils, which was followed by field monitoring. It is revealed t...
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