CHARACTERIZATION OF THE DEFORMABILITY OF ROCK MASSES BY DILATOMETER TESTS

THE EXPERIENCE IS ILLUSTRATED WHICH HAS BEEN GATHERED BY THE LNEC ON CARRYING OUT 387 DILATOMETER TESTS, CONTRIBUTED BY 9 PROGRAMS SPANNING A WIDE RANGE OF ENGINEERING INTERESTS. THE EXAMPLES POINT TO THE RELIABILITY OF THE LNEC DILATOMETER AS AN INSTRUMENT ALLOWING A QUALITY INDEX TO BE ASCRIBED TO ROCK MASSES, WITH SPECIAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR THEIR CHARACTERIZATION AS TO DEFORMABILITY. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 1, No 2-32, PP 509-516, 12 FIG, 1 TAB, 1 PHOT, 3 REF
  • Authors:
    • Rocha, M
    • SILVEIRA, A
    • Rodrigues, F P
    • Silverio, A
    • FERREIRA, A
  • Publication Date: 1970

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  • Accession Number: 00236111
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 11 1972 12:00AM