Characterisation Of Opefb Sheets As A Soil Reinforcing Material

Tavana, Mohammadreza Samadi (2011) Characterisation Of Opefb Sheets As A Soil Reinforcing Material. Masters thesis, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

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Geosynthetics have been one the widely used methods of ground improvement. Environmental awareness and high costs of petroleum-based products stimulated researchers to look for substitutions through the natural products. Various types of natural fibres such as coir, oil palm empty fruit bunches (OPEFB), sisal, jute and etc. are available in hot and humid regions of world. The novelty of utilising natural products could assist the developing countries to reduce the expenses of civil works and ensure the sustainability of their environment.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > TA1-2040 Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Divisions: Kampus Kejuruteraan (Engineering Campus) > Pusat Pengajian Kejuruteraan Awam (School of Civil Engineering) > Thesis
Depositing User: ASM Ab Shukor Mustapa
Date Deposited: 19 Feb 2019 07:26
Last Modified: 12 Apr 2019 05:26

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