CONSTRUCTION OF AN ASH POND WITH WRP, FLY ASH AND LOCALLY AVAILABLE SOIL – A Case Study by 1. A.K.Choudhary, 2. J.N.Jha and 3. B.P.Verma 1. Lecturer, Deptt. of Civil Engg., NIT, Jamshedpur 2. Professor, Deptt. of Civil Engg., Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana 3. Director, Sangvi Innovative Acad Indore, MP
Major portion of dyke section consists of mixture of WRP, Fly Ash and Clay.
Right portion on the upstream side consists of local soil, consisting of gravel, sand and silt.
The local soil is to be borrowed from within the ash pond itself thus making the construction economical viable and also saving construction time and creating an additional storage capacity in the ash pond.