PENETRATION TESTS ON FINE-SAND LAYERS /IN SPANISH/

AS A RESULT OF FIELD PENETRATION TESTS CONDUCTED ON DEEP LAYERS OF FINE MARINE SAND, A METHOD FOR THE DETERMINATION OF EROSION DEPTH IN RIVERS IS PRESENTED. THE SAND TESTED WAS SUBJECTED TO ALTERNATE LOADS. THE TERZAGHI TEST WAS FOUND TO BE A RELIABLE WAY OF PREDICTING THE DEPTH OF STABLE LAYERS NOT SUBJECT TO EROSION. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mem Reun Mechan Suelo, Ingen Funda /Arg

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  • Authors:
    • Guri, R J
  • Publication Date: 1968-7

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: p. 287-91

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00229452
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 7 1972 12:00AM