Effect Of Climate Change On Foundation Soil

  • Chirag Bhadani
  • Hardik Solanki
Keywords: climate, impact,laterite soil, foundation

Abstract

Human activities have modified the environment for thousands of years. Major population increase immigration and accelerated socioeconomic events have increased these environmental changes over the last centuries. The climate impact of these changes have been found in local, regional and global conditions in modern atmospheric temperature records and other related climatic indicators. The purpose of this investigation to evaluate  subsurface conditions at the site, assist the structural engineer in foundation design and provide foundation, slab-on-grade and effect of climate change with respect to comparison of freeze condition and normal temperature condition  on subsurface and surface soil. Based on different condition achieved optimum water content, compressive strength and shear strength of laterite soil and so on improve the mechanical properties of soil structure. Our recommendation based on data from our field and laboratory investigations, experience with similar our understanding of proposed construction.

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Published
2018-10-05