Soil Testing

 

Soil Testing Equipment for Field- and Laboratory Tests

 

Field Testing:

 

  • Plate Bearing Test Equipment 100 or 200 kN, Load Transducer, In-Situ Data logger for determination of the bearing capacity of the Soil

 

 

  • Dynamic Falling Weight Apparatus (Light Drop Weight Tester) for rapid determination of dynamic the deforming module Evd of the Soil

 

 

  • Core Cutter, Balloon Density Apparatus, Sand Cone Apparatus or Nuclear Moisture- and Density Gauges for determination of Density of the Soil

 

 

  • Pocket Shearmeter, Light Vane Tester (up to 3 m depth) or Vane Tester (up to 10 m depth) for determination of the Shear Strength of the Soil

 

 

  • Pocket Penetrometer for rapid measurement of the structural properties

 

 

  • Field Penetrometer for determination of the bearing capacity

 

 

  • Permeameter for measurements of the hydraulic conductivity

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Laboratory Testing:

 

  •  Proctor Compaction Equipment for determination the relationship between dry density and moisture content

 

 

  • Permeability Equipment for measurements of the hydraulic conductivity

 

 

  • Universal Hydraulic Extruder for Proctor Moulds and Core Cutter

 

 

  • Equipment for determination of the Liquid Limit

 

 

  • Enslin Apparatus for determination of the water absorption

 

 

  • Calcium Oxide Apparatus

 

 

  • Impact Fork Test Set for determination of the relative density

 

 

  • Laboratory Vane Tester for determination of the Shear Strength of the Soil

 

 

  • CBR Moulds and Compression Machines to perform the laboratory CBR Tests

 

 

  • Compression Apparatus, Consolidation Cells and Accessories for determination of the consolidation characteristics of the soil

 

 

  • Unconfined- and Universal Compression Tester

 

 

  • Direct- Residual Shear Apparatus, Ring Shear Test Apparatus, and Accessories for determination of the Shear Strength of the Soil

 

 

  • Digital Triaxial Tester for determination of the Soil Strength