Scope Of Activities
Geotechnical Testing

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Materials/Products Tested Type of test/Properties measured Standard Test Methods
LABORATORY TEST    

Chemical

  • Sulphate

BS 1377: Part 3: Clause 5

  • Organic Matter

BS 1377: Part 3: Clause 3

  • Chloride

BS 1377: Part 3: Clause 7

  • pH Value

BS 1377: Part 3: Clause 9

  • Moisture content

BS 1377: Part 3: Clause 3

Mechanical

  • Maximum dry density/moisture content relationship

BS 1377: Part 4: 1990

  • Atterberg Limits

BS 1377: Part 2: 1990

  • Compaction-related tests - 2.5 kg rammer

BS 1377: Part 4, Method 3.3~3.4

  • Compaction-related tests - 4.5 kg rammer

BS 1377: Part 4, Method 3.5~3.6

  • Dia.100mm small sand pouring cone density

BS 1377: Part 9, Method 2. 1
  • Dia.100mm small sand pouring cone density

BS 1377: Part 9 Method 2.1

  • Dia.200mm large sand pouring cone density

BS 1377: Part 9, Method 2.2
  • Dia.100mm core cutter density
BS 1377: Part 9, Method 2.4

Field Test

  • Insitu California Bearing Ratio (CBR)

BS 1377: Part 9, Method 4.3

  • Plate Loading Test (specification varies with requirement)

BS5930: 1981- 29.1

  • Soil investigation & bore log