chapter  Chapter 4
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Replacement method, stage construction, preloading and drainage

WithBujang B. K. Huat, Arun Prasad, Sina Kazemian, Vivi Anggraini

This chapter details the replacement method, stage construction, preloading and drainage. Under drainage method, topics such as consolidation, vertical drains, horizontal drains, and electro-osmosis are described. Vacuum preloading is dealt with in detail. Prefabricated vertical drains have been included. Case studies have been included for the benefit of the readers.