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Proceedings of the International Conference on Deep Foundations, Seepage Control and Remediation (41st Annual), 2016, New York, NY-Seepage Control & Remediation Track, (DFI)

A Seepage Control Cutoff in an Extreme Saline Environment
Iván Contreras, Jon Ausdemore, Rachel Leier, Aaron Grosser, Amr Ragy, Kevin Green,

Construction of a new tailings dam was required to increase tailings storage capacity at a trona mine near Green River, Wyoming. The new dam was founded on overburden soils underlain by both fractured and competent bedrock. The stored tailings and water h


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