Assessing the Bearing Capacity of Cast Laterite in Compression and Flexure

  • Adeola A Adedeji
  • Published 2009


This article examines the usability of the mixture of laterite and calcined (heated) gypsum or cast laterite as a residential building masonry material. The objectives involved preliminary tests to determine the gradation of the laterite, mix ratio of the constituent materials with adequate proportion of heated gypsum. Compressive and flexural tests were… (More)


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