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Showing posts with label Soil Mechanics. Show all posts
Download AASHTO Soil Classification Excel Spread Sheet [XLSX]

Download AASHTO Soil Classification Excel Spread Sheet [XLSX]

January 04, 2018 No comments:
AASHTO stands for American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. Developed in 1992 a comprehensive soil classification...
Soil Salinity Reasons and Treatment?

Soil Salinity Reasons and Treatment?

December 30, 2016 No comments:
If the concentration of harmful salts in the root zone of a plant increases to such an extent that plant growth is effected, this situation ...
Causes of Liquefaction of Soil

Causes of Liquefaction of Soil

October 18, 2016 No comments:
You might have been to a beach or near a river bank, have you ever noticed the cohesion-less sands there? I am currently working in a projec...
What Are Atterberg's Limit? Liquid Limit Plastic Limit Shrinkage Limit

What Are Atterberg's Limit? Liquid Limit Plastic Limit Shrinkage Limit

October 15, 2016 No comments:
You might have heard a lot in geotechnical engineering lectures about Atterberg limits but today I have brought to you a very unique and use...
To Determine Plastic Limit Of Soil

To Determine Plastic Limit Of Soil

October 14, 2016 No comments:
When the soil is added with water enough to make it paste like material it is termed as plastic state; in this state the soil can be molded ...
To Determine Liquid Limit Of Soil Using Casagrande's Apparatus

To Determine Liquid Limit Of Soil Using Casagrande's Apparatus

October 13, 2016 No comments:
Have you ever visited a beach? Played with sand castles? If yes than you are lucky enough to physically use one of a very vital and importan...
Ingredients of Soil Cement

Ingredients of Soil Cement

September 30, 2016 No comments:
Soil Cement is a low cost paving material when used as a base in the pavements for protection of subgrade, or used as a facing material for ...
Download Book on Soil mechanics and Foundation Engineering by Dr. K. R. Arora [PDF]

Download Book on Soil mechanics and Foundation Engineering by Dr. K. R. Arora [PDF]

February 23, 2016 2 comments:
Soil mechanics and foundation engineering (geotechnical engineering) is a fast developing discipline of civil engineering. Considerable wo...
Download Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice by Karl Terzaghi, Ralph B. Peck, Gholamreza Mesri [PDF]

Download Soil Mechanics in Engineering Practice by Karl Terzaghi, Ralph B. Peck, Gholamreza Mesri [PDF]

December 04, 2015 1 comment:
Soil mechanics originated several decades ago under the pressure of necessity. As the practical problems involving soils broadened in scope...
What are Stresses in Soil, Over burden Pressure, Total Stress, Effective Stress, Pore water Pressure

What are Stresses in Soil, Over burden Pressure, Total Stress, Effective Stress, Pore water Pressure

August 02, 2015 No comments:
The Structural loads are supported on soil through foundations. These loads produce stresses and resulting strains or deformations in t...