CONSOLIDATION TEST OF SOIL

TO DETERMINE THE CONSOLIDATION CHARACTERISTICS OF A SOIL SAMPLE Theory: Consolidation of a saturated soil occurs due to expulsion of water under...


ELECTRO OSMOTIC CONSOLIDATION OF SOIL

Electro osmotic consolidation means the consolidation of soft clays by the application of electric current. ...

BACKFILLING, CONSOLIDATION & COMPACTION

Preparation The ground over which the filling has to be done should be cleaned off all grass, loose stones, rubbish...

COMPRESSIBILITY AND CONSOLIDATION OF SOILS

When a soil mass is subjected to a compressive force, its volume decreases. The property of the soil due to which a decrease in...