Production of Sand and Gravel

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Title: Production of Sand and Gravel

Author(s): Stanton Walker

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 51

Issue: 10

Appears on pages(s): 165-178

Keywords: no keywords

Date: 10/1/1954

Abstract:
Production of sand and gravel is discussed under three main groupings: (1) development of deposits, (2) transportation to the plant, and (3) processing. Briefly detailed are prospecting and exploration, excavation, amd transporting methods. Described in more detail are processes for washing, classifying, removing deleterious impurities, and crushing oversized materials. A list of 32 selected references completes the report.