Examples of Embankment in a sentence
The respective dimensions of the target structures will be explained in the following.(2) Dyke Embankment The dyke is constructed to confine flood flow within the channel or canal so as not to overflow into both the land sides and basically constructed by excavated earth materials and/or sand bags from the economical viewpoint.
Table 300-2 Compaction Requirements for Embankment and Sub-grade S/No.Type of work/materialRelative compaction as percentage of max.
The current planned programme is dependent upon the available funding which in turn will depend to a large extent upon the value and timing of the receipt secured from the sale of the old headquarters building at 8 Albert Embankment, and how members wish to apply this in the context of the medium term financial strategy and the asset management plan.
Hence, the raised road is fairly effective as an absorber or buffer against a break of the main river dyke during an extraordinary flood event.1) Dimension of Foot Path and Embankment Materials The target works in this category will be the local foot path.
Following Figure 3.2 is an image of dyke surface covered by sod (turf).Data source: JICA Study Team Figure 3.2 Finish Works of Dyke Embankment (sod facing in Japan)2) Embankment Materials It can be said that the excavated soil consisting of the black cotton soil in the lower Nyando and other rivers are not suitable to embankment materials according to the site survey.