May is Soils Support Building and Infrastructure | NACD Blog

The International Year of Soils is nearly half underway.  The Soil Science Society of America’s theme for the month of May is “Soils Support Building and Infrastructure.”  Soil is essential as the foundation of our buildings and infrastructure.  The strength and composition of the soil is a key determinant for whether we can build a structure on it and how big a structure can be.  A famous example of when builders took for granted just how important it was to understand the soil prior to b

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