soil testing Books

  • Consolidation of Soils: Testing and Evaluation

    A comprehensive treatment of consolidation testing and evaluation, including infinitesimal and large strain. Paper examine two decades of advances in • equipment and instrument capabilities• test methodologies and data gathering and control systems,• methods for data handling and ...

  • Special Procedures for Testing Soil and Rock for Engineering Purposes: Fifth Edition

    Here in one compacted volume are contained 64 suggested methods and numerous references to standard methods for testing soil and rock. Provides a comprehensive picture for current practice. Supersedes the 1964 compilation of procedures for soil ...

  • Symposium on Applied Radiation and Radioisotope Test Methods

    Twelve papers cover potential uses for radioisotopes in testing procedures. Such topics as ring wear, grain boundary studies, soil testing, cement testing and testing of organic materials are ...

  • Symposium on Application of Soil Testing in Highway Design and Construction

    Eight papers cover: Examples of Highway Soil Engineering; Ohio's Typical Moisture-Density Curves; Soil Classification Scheme Based on Compaction Tests; plus five ...

  • Physico-Chemical Aspects of Soil and Related Materials

    Provides information on physico-chemical interactions and their test methods. Chemical changes in soil such as pH, lime additions, salinity, and their effects on physical properties (such as mechanical behavior, swelling, compressibility, plasticity, and strength) are discussed in detail. 14 peer-reviewed papers cover: • lime and lime-like ...

  • Soil and Rock (II): D 5877 - latest

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (II): D 5877 - latest

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Geosynthetic Soil Reinforcement Testing Procedures

    Topics addressed include: • Mechanical and durability properties with respect to reinforcement function of geosynthetics • Analysis of reinforcement testing results • Evaluation of testing results in relation to design. 17peer-reviewed ...

  • Soil and Rock (I): D 420 - D 5876

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (I): D 420 - D 5876

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (II): D 5877 - latest

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (II): D 5877 - latest

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (I): D 420 - D 5876

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (I): D 420 - D 5876

    Combined, Volumes 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 375 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties, hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (I): D 420 - D 5876

    Combined, Volume 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 380 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties and hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (I): D 420 - D 5876

    Combined, Volume 04.08 and 04.09 feature over 380 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties and hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (II): D 5877 - latest

    Combined, Volume 04.08 and 04.09 feature 370 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards that cover soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, cyclic and dynamic properties, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, hydrological properties and hydraulic barriers, and rock for erosion control. Other standards ...

  • Soil and Rock (II): D 5714 - latest

    Combined, these two volumes feature over 370 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards. Volume 04.08 covers tests and practices that establish standard procedures for soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, moisture content, and hydrological and structural properties. ...

  • Soil and Rock (I): D 420 - D 5611

    Combined, these two volumes feature over 370 geotechnical and geoenvironmental standards. Volume 04.08 covers tests and practices that establish standard procedures for soil testing, including compaction, sampling, field investigation, soil texture, plasticity, density characteristics, moisture content, and hydrological and structural properties. ...

  • Geophysical Applications for Geotechnical Investigations

    This practical volume applies geophysical techniques to hazardous waste site investigations, highway bridge foundations, and water quality. Seven peer-reviewed papers in a section on Surface Geophysics and Borehole Geophysics discuss: • in situ soil testing • measurement of engineering properties in rocks and sediments • ...

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