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Chris,

Thanks, that is what I did.  But I am now in difficult because my manager
said o.k.

Martin

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Towne [mailto:ctowne(--nospam--at)chaptech.com]
Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 11:23 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: Frost depth

I typically do not include riprap in the frost cover.  Too many air voids.

Chris

-----Original Message-----
From: Martin Li [mailto:mli(--nospam--at)tb-engr.com]
Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 11:51 AM
To: Seaint@Seaint. Org
Subject: Re: Frost depth


This is a retaining & flood wall project.  The top 2 feet of backfill is
riprap.  Should the 2 feet of riprap be included in frost depth calc?

Thanks,

Martin


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