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SOIL TESTING

LIST OF TESTS:

                             ASTM

  • ASTM D1140          

      >Amount of Material in Soils Finer than No. 200 (75-m) Sieve

  • ASTM D15561         

      >Density and Unit Weight of Soil in Place by Sand-Cone Method

  • ASTM D1557          

      >Laboratory Compaction Characteristics of Soil Using Modified     

        Effort (56,000 ft-lbf/ft3 (2,700 kN-m/m3)

  • ASTM D1883         

      >CBR (California Bearing Ratio) of Laboratory- Compacted Soils

  • ASTM D2216         

      >Laboratory Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of     

       Soil and Rock by Mass

  • ASTM D4318       

      >Liquid Limit, Plastic Limit, and Plasticity Index of Soils

  • ASTM D4718       

      >Correction of Unit Weight and Water Content for     

      Soils Containing Oversize Particles

       

  • ASTM D6913       

      >Particle-Size Distribution (Gradation) of Soils Using   

       Sieve Analysis

                              

  • ASTM D69381     

      >In-Place Density and Water Content of Soil and Soil-Aggregate

        by Nuclear Methods (Shallow Depth)
 

BATLABS accredited soil testing laboratories undertake a range of geotechnical and construction material testing to determine the physical characteristics of soils.

Our staff are committed to delivering reliable, high quality results, which are setting international best practice and standards in line with QCS and other regulatory requirements.

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Our Soil Testing Services include:

Soil  Classification

Construction  Control  and  Compliance  Testing

Routine  Stress  and  Strain  Measurements

Specialized  Soil  Mechanics  Testing

LIST OF TESTS: 

                                 BS

 

 

  • BS1377 Part 2 Clause 3        

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes Part 2:                 classification tests (Determination of moisture content)

                                             

  • BS 1377 Part 2 Clause 4.3     

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes                             Part 2: Classification tests Determination of Liquid Limit                           (Cone Penetrometer)   

          

  • BS 1377 Part 2 Section 4.5    

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering  purposes Part 2:

       Classification tests (Atterberg Casagrande Method)                                   

  • BS 1377 Part 2 Clauses 5.3 & 5.4    

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes                             Part 2: Classification tests (Determination of Plastic Limit and                   Plasticity Index)                                                                                                                                 

  • BS 1377 Part 2 Clauses 9.2 & 9.3

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes 

        Part 2: Classification tests (Determination of     

        particle size distribution)                                                                                               

  • BS 1377 Part 4 Clauses 3.5 and 3.6

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes

        Part 4: Compaction-related tests (Determination of dry density /

        moisture content relationship)             

                                                                                                

  • BS 1377 Part 4 Clause 7       

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes Part 4:

        Compaction-related tests (Determination of California bearing

         ratio)  

                                             

  • BS 1377 Part 9 Clauses 2.1 & 2.21                               

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes Part 9: In-

        situ tests (Sand replacement method suitable for fine, medium                  and coarse-grained soils (large and small pouring cylinder method)

                                                                                                         

  • BS 1377 Part 9 Clause 2.51   

      >Methods for test for soils for civil engineering purposes Part 9:

        In-situ tests (Filed Density test by Nuclear Gauge FDT)

                                             

  • BS 1377 Part 9 Section 4.31  

      >Methods of test for soils for civil engineering purposes Part 9:

        In-situ tests Determination of in-situ California Bearing Ratio

        (CBR)