In-situ testing for geotechnical investigations : proceedings of an extension course on in-situ testing for geotechnical investigations, Sydney, May-June 1983 / edited by M.C. Ervin.

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Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Rotterdam : Balkema ; Salem, NH, USA : Distributed in USA & Canada by MBS, 1983.
Description
vii, 131 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Notes
Course organized by the Sydney Group of the Australian Geomechanics Society.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographies.
Contents
Why in-situ testing? / I.W. Johnston -- The standard penetration test / D.J. Douglas -- Quasi-static penetration testing / G. Sutcliffe & C. Waterton -- The pressuremeter in geotechnical investigations / M.C. Ervin -- Vane shear strength testing / B.F. Walker -- Plate loading tests on soil and rock / P.J.N. Pells -- Recent developments in the application of geophysics to geotechnical investigation / Robert J. Whiteley -- Insitu permeablilty testing in soil and rock / Peter J. Burgess -- Instrumentation in soil / L.K. Walker.
ISBN
9061915066 :
LCCN
83231960
OCLC
10770186
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