consolidation test

consolidation test

[kən‚säl·ə′dā·shən ‚test]
(mining engineering)
A test in which the specimen is confined laterally in a ring and is compressed between porous plates which are saturated with water.
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In the Equations 6 and 7 (Atkinson, 2007) [lambda] and k have a relationship with the slope of the NCL of the load segment of a consolidation test ([C.
In order to determine consolidation characteristics of samples such as the time required for the end of primary consolidation and the over consolidation pressure, each sample were prepared according to following procedure before performing the consolidation test.
Basic soil properties: The determination of index properties is an important criteria to consolidation test.
v], can be obtained from the consolidation test, while horizontal consoledation coefficient [c.
Consolidation parameters of soil is generally obtained from the consolidation test data (e-log[sigma]).
A much better consolidation test would involve using the upper platen, instead of a preheated mass to apply the desired pressure.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Consolidation test apparatus (3 gang; Bench model;
Keywords: clay, consolidation test, dilatancy, time effect.
iv)Attcrgbrg limit (v) Laboratory test of compression (vi) Undisturbed shear tests, (vii) One dimensional consolidation tests , Triaxial Compression test (viii) Detailed report for liquefaction (xi) Routine classification tests, compaction recommendation for the suitable type of foundation as per soil test report.
As an example, Keller and others (1986) reported that oedometer consolidation tests yielded an average hydraulic conductivity of 3.
The researchers also are doing consolidation tests with structural oxide ceramic powders.