How to perform Vane shear test to test Strength of Soil at the Site?

Vane shear test apparatus

What is a shear vane test? Vane Shear test is the process of calculating the undrained strength of fully saturated soil or clays without any disturbance. This method is very quick and easy to perform. So, this method is mostly Continue reading How to perform Vane shear test to test Strength of Soil at the Site?

Sand cone test Method- For Field Density of Soil with Formula

Sand cone test

Why to do Sand Cone test? Sand cone test is performed to test the field density in highway or road construction.Actually it is the simplest way to check the compaction of the different layers below the surface of the ground. Continue reading Sand cone test Method- For Field Density of Soil with Formula