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Re: Rock Piling

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Samar Adranly wrote:

<Has anyone heard of the term "Rock Piling"?  What does it entail and what
application is it used for?>

Not sure if this is what you're after but vibrofloated "Stone Columns" were
used to improve the bearing capacity in some loose alluvial soils at the
Vancouver Airport Expansion a few years back. Here is AGRA's  web page on
the project:

John MacLean