Penetration Testing in the UK

Author(s): Institution of Civil Engineers
ISBN: 9780727713773
Publication Date: 14 April 1989
Stock level: Low stock

£67.69 £90.25

Format:Hardback
Publication status: Published
Publisher:ICE Publishing
Page size:300x210mm
Number of pages:370
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The geotechnical engineer needs to be aware of the advantages and problems of different tests for sites with different geological conditions. Interpreting the results of penetration tests is an essentially empirical activity and as such the…



Subjects: Geology, geotechnical and ground engineeringSurveying
Product code: 9780727713773

The geotechnical engineer needs to be aware of the advantages and problems of different tests for sites with different geological conditions. Interpreting the results of penetration tests is an essentially empirical activity and as such the engineer is required to understand standard equipment and procedures. This book provides crucial information about all these considerations and is a valuable textbook of current theory and practice.