Plate bearing test procedure

Posted: October 25, 2017

Plate Bearing What is plate bearing? Plate bearing tests are done to locate the most astounding bearing limit of the ground, and it is normally taken out at the establishment level. The tests require an abnormal state and a high cost of hardware, for example, working stages, crane outriggers and pilling rigs. Certain wellbeing measures … Continue reading “Plate bearing test procedure”

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CBR value for subgrade

Posted: October 18, 2017

The CBR (California bearing ratio) value is a penetration test that evaluates the mechanical strength of subgrades and basecourses that lay beneath new road constructions or pavements. Typical Values for subgrades are; Crushed stone CBR 20 to 100 Sandy Soils CBR 5 to 40 Silty Soils CBR 3 to 15 Clay Soils CBR 3 to … Continue reading “CBR value for subgrade”

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