RECOMMENDATIONS ON SITE INVESTIGATION TECHNIQUES

These recommendations are presented under seven chapter headings as follows: (1) introduction; (2) topographic mapping, photogrammetry, photointerpretation, and remote sensing; (3) engineering geological investigations; (4) geophysical methods; (5) drilling and sampling borehole cameras and television; (6) trenches, shafts and galleries; (7) rock mechanics investigation tests. Each chapter includes a short description of the procedures involved, together with a table indicating the limits of application. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    International Society for Rock Mechanics

    Laboratorio Nacional de Engenharia Civil, Avenida do Brasil
    Lisbon 5,   Portugal 
  • Publication Date: 1975-7

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 56 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00157365
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 13 1977 12:00AM