crushed gravel

crushed gravel

The product resulting from the artificial crushing of gravel with substantially all fragments having at least one fractured face. Also see coarse aggregate.
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When a road surface starts to melt in the summer they spread crushed gravel over the surface.
figure By MAGATI OBEBO Two workers have died after boulders at a private quarry fell on them in Omwacha, Bonchari in Kisii County.They were confirmed as Mr Daniel Okero, 38 and Mr Douglas Ratemo, also 38.They were among three workers who were excavating stones Monday morning at the site when a boulder hanging precariously on the roof of the quarry came tumbling on their heads as they crushed gravel, killing them on the spot.
When deciding how to grade a driveway, many people settle on a crushed gravel sized somewhere between a 3/4 and 1 1/2 inch.
Lakeside Industries Inc., a vertically integrated company based in Issaquah, Wash., supplies its asphalt plants and paving operations with crushed gravel and sand from company-owned pits.
Then, a thin layer of small pieces of crushed gravel is spread out on the surface.
Stringent policies placing a ban on excavating sand bed is encouraged the use of other alternatives to sand, like crushed gravel and concrete mixture.
A wall is only as sturdy as the base you build it on--in this case, crushed gravel that ranges in size from 3/4 in.
Generally level and wide and formed of crushed gravel or slate the path is even suitable for wheelchair users.
Materials that recorded a decline were:*wardrobes, cupboards and benches: 8.83%, gravel and sand aggregate: 7.56%, crushed sand: 6.63%, crushed gravel: 5.02%, doors and windows: 4.25%, wires and cables: 2.98%.
The frost blanket course was built from sand (0/4, 0/11); the base course--from crushed dolomite and granite (0/56, 0/32), the mix of 50% crushed granite and 50% sand and gravel, crushed gravel mix, gravel and sand mix and the reclaimed asphalt.