Lightweight Used to Create Vital Port Space

Lightweight Used to Create Vital Port Space

Riverlite®, the lightest structural aggregate in the United States, continues to aid in the creation of additional port space along the southern tip of Louisiana. Presently, the Port of Fourchon, located in Lafourche Parish, is in the midst of creating 300 new acres for development and adding an additional 10-thousand linear feet of waterfront.

Lightweight Aggregate Stabilizes Soft Louisiana Soils

Lightweight Aggregate Stabilizes Soft Louisiana Soils

Thanks to lightweight aggregate, a New Orleans home is back on stable ground after falling victim to coastal Louisiana’s age-old issue of land settlement. That has a distressed homeowner feeling much better after the landscape surrounding his property in the historic English Turn community began sinking a few years ago.

Protecting an Existing Concrete Drainage System

Protecting an Existing Concrete Drainage System

Designers of Corridor X, a major interchange being built just north of Birmingham, Alabama, had an engineering challenge. New traffic lanes needed to go over the top of an existing concrete drainage system. The problem? The volume of fill material needed to build the area up to grade was enough to cause concerns about cracking the culvert.

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