MANUAL ON FOUNDATION INVESTIGATIONS

CONTENTS: INTRODUCTION: GENERAL, PURPOSE OF MANUAL, LIMITATIONS, CONTENTS RECONNAISSANCE OFFICE RECONNAISSANCE, FIELD RECONNAISSANCE FOUNDATION EXPLORATION GENERAL, SUBSURFACE EXPLORATION PLAN, METHOD OF DRILLING, SAMPLING, FIELD TESTS, FIELD BORING LOG, SITE CLEAN-UP, OPEN PIT AND TRENCH EXCAVATION, EXAMPLE FORM. LABORATORY TESTS GENERAL, GRAIN SIZE, SHAPE, AND GRADATION, SPECIFIC GRAVITY, ATTERBERG LIMITS, CONSOLIDATION, TRIAXIAL SHEAR, DIRECT SHEAR, UNCONFINED COMPRESSION, MOISTURE CONTENT AND IN-PLACE DENSITY, CLASSIFICATION. COMPILING INFORMATION GENERAL, FINISHED BORING LOG, PLOTTING SOIL PROFILES ARRANGEMENT OF TEST DATA, CRITICAL STUDY IMPLICATIONS.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 228pp, 19 REF, 4 APP
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Association of State Highway Officials

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
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  • Accession Number: 00229067
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:11AM