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Technical paper discussion: Consolidation of clay by band-shaped prefabricated drains

By Bengt H Fellenius, consultant, Ottawa

This paper was first published in GE’s October 1981 issue

Discussion on “Consolidation of clay by band-shaped prefabricated drains” by Sven Hansbo, published GE July 1979 

According to Fellenius, in practical design work, there is little reason for using any more complicated design formulae than the one originally proposed by Kjellman (1948)

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