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Research Facilities


Equipment Capabilities

Compresibility characteristics of soils


Specifications

One dimensional Consolidation testing apparatus with water reservoir attached- Analogue type. Vertical displacement measurable with sensitive dial gauges of 0.01 mm.Fixed ring type of consolidometer (Odeometer) cell assembly for 50 mm dia x 20 mm thick specimens complete with fixed ring guide ring, pair or porous stones, perforated pressure pad, channelled base, gasket and flanged water jacket. Capable of measuring Preconsolidation pressure & Coefficient of consolidation.


Purpose

Lab and Research


Laboratory

Soil Mechanics Laboratory