bedding stone

bedding stone

A flat marble slab used by masons to check the flatness of rubbed bricks
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Technology standard on the excavators enables contractors to increase accuracy of slab and drainage structure grading and site preparation, thereby pinpointing more precisely the volume of ready mixed concrete and bedding stone to order.
"Customer feedback indicates that they foresee savings through improved trench depth accuracy, reduced cost in surveying and checking grade, and cost avoidance through better control of expenses for materials such as bedding stone and concrete," said Kevin Hershberger of Caterpillar's Building Construction Products Division, Peoria, Ill.
The pipe was installed in a uniform layer of bedding stone.
From the dune area through the surf zone, the pipe crown was placed at 7 ft below surface with 1 ft of bedding stone and 2.5 ft of armor stone over the pipe crown.