Shear Strength Characteristics of Two Clays from Western Canada

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada; Volume 345
Physical description20 p.
AbstractThe results of drained triaxial compression tests on a highly plastic clay from Manitoba and a clay shale (Bearpaw shale) from Saskatchewan are reported. The shear strength parameters are expressed in terms of effective stresses for both peak and residual strength.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number7525
NPARC number20338138
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Record created2012-07-19
Record modified2017-05-23
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