Term of the Road Dictionary

soil improvement

  • Language : PIARC Road Dictionary / English
  • Theme : Roads Construction Earthworks
  • Definition : Operation which improves the physical properties of a soil - such as natural moisture content, plasticity, moisture and frost susceptibility, and compactibility - by the addition of a binder. Note: the quantity of binder added is, however, insufficient to induce significant permanent hardening.

Back to theme

This site uses cookies to optimize its operation. They allow you to securely access your personal space and download our publications. You accept their use by clicking on the "Continue" button.