Report of tests on foundation and overburden material, Proposed Lock and Dam, Demopolis, Ala. (Mile 227 Tombigbee River)
U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.
Introduction: This memorandum is a report of tests performed on samples of the foundation and overburden materials in connection with the proposed lock and dam at Demopolis, Alabama. The structures are to be founded on a formation known as "Selma Chalk," a homogeneous material which at the site of the proposed structure has an estimated thickness of at least 500-600 feet.
U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Hydraulic structures --Tombigbee River (Ala.)--Inspection; Foundations; Borings
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